Translation of "fan the flames" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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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。

(Translation of “fan the flames” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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