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inflamed

adjective
variants: also enflamed

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1 being on fire
  • the inflamed hillsides in one of the largest wildfires in the state's history

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2 feeling or showing anger
  • he gets red-faced when he's inflamed enough

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inflamed

verb
variants: also enflamed
past tense of inflame

Synonyms & Antonyms of inflamed (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to make angry
  • the newspaper editorial inflamed her enough to inspire her to dash off a letter to the editor

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2 to set (something) on fire
  • a carelessly tossed cigarette inflamed the papers in the trash can

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“Inflamed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inflamed. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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