Synonyms of inflammatory in English:



  • 1 an inflammatory lung condition
    causing inflammation, causing swelling;
    technical erythrogenic
  • 2 a play containing inflammatory material
    provocative, provoking, inflaming, incendiary, inciting, agitating, stirring, rousing, instigative, fomenting;
    like a red rag to a bull;
    rabble-rousing, demagogic, hate-mongering, seditious, mutinous, revolutionary, rebellious, insurgent, anarchic;
    fiery, passionate, emotional, emotive;
    controversial, contentious
    [Antonyms] uncontroversial
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