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incendiaries

noun
plural of incendiary

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1 a person who deliberately and unlawfully sets fire to a building or other property
  • firefighters caught the incendiary, who was watching the effects of his handiwork

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2 a person who stirs up public feelings especially of discontent
  • blamed the protests on outside incendiaries who were intent on overthrowing the government

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“Incendiaries.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/incendiaries. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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