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fan the flames

to make a dangerous or unpleasant mood or situation worse
煽风点火,鼓惑人心
His speeches fanned the flames of racial tension.
他的演说激化了种族间的紧张关系。
Deteriorating and making worse
Translations of “fan the flames”
in Chinese (Traditional) 煽風點火,蠱惑人心…
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