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Definition 1: arousing to action or rebellion - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for inflammatory in the sense of this definition

(inflammatory is similar to ...) serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate; stimulating discussion or exciting controversy

"a provocative remark" "a provocative smile" "provocative Irish tunes which...compel the hearers to dance"

Definition 2: characterized or caused by inflammation - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where inflammatory or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an inflammatory process
  • an inflammatory response

(inflammatory is similar to ...) not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind

"unhealthy ulcers"

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