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Synonyms for incendiary
ɪnˈsɛn diˌɛr iin·cen·di·a·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arsonist, incendiary, firebugnoun

    a criminal who illegally sets fire to property

    Synonyms:
    firebomb, arsonist, firebug, incendiary bomb

    Antonyms:
    unprovoking, noncombustible, unprovocative, incombustible

  2. incendiary bomb, incendiary, firebombadjective

    a bomb that is designed to start fires; is most effective against flammable targets (such as fuel)

    Synonyms:
    firebug, arsonist, incendiary bomb, firebomb

    Antonyms:
    noncombustible, incombustible, unprovoking, unprovocative

  3. incendiaryadjective

    involving deliberate burning of property

    "an incendiary fire"

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

    Antonyms:
    incombustible, noncombustible, unprovoking, unprovocative

  4. incendiary, incitive, inflammatory, instigative, rabble-rousing, seditiousadjective

    arousing to action or rebellion

    Synonyms:
    instigative, seditious, incitive, rabble-rousing, inflammatory, insurgent, subversive

    Antonyms:
    unprovocative, unprovoking, incombustible, noncombustible

  5. incendiaryadjective

    capable of catching fire spontaneously or causing fires or burning readily

    "an incendiary agent"; "incendiary bombs"

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

    Antonyms:
    incombustible, noncombustible, unprovoking, unprovocative

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. incendiaryadjective

    Synonyms:
    inflammatory, seditious, factious

  2. incendiarynoun

    Synonyms:
    burner of buildings

  3. incendiarynoun

    Synonyms:
    firebrand, political agitator

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How to use incendiary in a sentence?

  1. Art Acevedo:

    The statement is quite, quite dangerous. It's incendiary.

  2. Mandela Barnes:

    Democratic Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers look at the incendiary remarks that the President has made ; they centered an entire convention around creating more animosity and creating more division around what is going on in Kenosha.

  3. Intelligence Minister Israel Katz:

    We are not in a (military) operation. The activity we are engaged in now sends a message that Israel will not tolerate rockets, explosive devices, mortar bombs or (incendiary) kites, the action we are taking draws a clear red line: that from now on, we will not allow this.

  4. Charlie Baker:

    I heard what The President said today about dominating and fighting. I know I should be surprised when I hear incendiary words like this from The President, but I'm not, at so many times during these past several weeks when the country needed compassion and leadership the most, it was simply nowhere to be found.

  5. Elijah Cummings:

    We must also stop the hateful incendiary comments, we got to do it. Those in the highest levels of the government must stop invoking fear, using racist language and encouraging reprehensible behavior. It only creates more division among us and severely limits our ability to work together for the common good. As a country, we finally must say enough is enough. That we are done with the hateful rhetoric. That we are done with the mass shootings. That we are done with white supremacists, domestic terrorist, who terrorizing in our country and fighting against everything America stands for.

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