inflame Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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inflameverb [T]

uk   us   /ɪnˈfleɪm/
to ​cause or ​increase very ​strongfeelings such as ​anger or ​excitement: Reducing the ​number of ​staff is ​certain to inflame the already ​angrymedicalprofession. Pictures of the ​bombed and ​burningcity inflamed feelings/​passionsfurther.
(Definition of inflame from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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inflameverb [T]

 us   /ɪnˈfleɪm/
to ​excite someone’s ​strongfeelings or make them ​stronger: The ​defenseobjected to the ​graphicpictures, ​claiming they were ​meantmerely to inflame the ​jury.
(Definition of inflame from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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