Synonyms for inflammatory

Synonyms for (adj) inflammatory

Synonyms: inflammatory

Definition: characterized or caused by inflammation

Usage: an inflammatory process; an inflammatory response

Similar words: unhealthy

Definition: not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind

Usage: unhealthy ulcers

Synonyms: incendiary, incitive, inflammatory, instigative, seditious, rabble-rousing

Definition: arousing to action or rebellion

Similar words: provocative

Definition: serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate; stimulating discussion or exciting controversy

Usage: a provocative remark; a provocative smile; provocative Irish tunes which...compel the hearers to dance- Anthony Trollope

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