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inflames

verb
variants: also enflames
present tense third-person singular of inflame

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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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“Inflames.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inflames. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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