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Synonyms for inflammation
ˌɪn fləˈmeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inflammation, redness, rubor(noun)

    a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat

    Synonyms:
    ignition, excitement, fervour, lighting, excitation, rubor, kindling, fervor, firing, redness, inflaming, red

  2. excitement, excitation, inflammation, fervor, fervour(noun)

    the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up

    "his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled"; "he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation"

    Synonyms:
    fervor, firing, fervency, lighting, turmoil, redness, kindling, innervation, excitement, ignition, ardour, excitation, agitation, fervidness, irritation, exhilaration, fire, upheaval, hullabaloo, rubor, inflaming, fervour, ardor

  3. inflammation, inflaming(noun)

    arousal to violent emotion

    Synonyms:
    ignition, excitement, fervour, lighting, excitation, rubor, kindling, fervor, firing, redness, inflaming

  4. ignition, firing, lighting, kindling, inflammation(noun)

    the act of setting something on fire

    Synonyms:
    dismissal, fervor, firing, light, liberation, tinder, redness, firing off, dismission, touchwood, sack, ignition, discharge, release, excitement, spunk, sacking, excitation, ignition system, lighting, kindling, rubor, punk, inflaming, fervour, fire

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. inflammation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    burning, conflagration, setting on fire

  2. inflammation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Med.) swelling and redness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. inflammation(n)

    Synonyms:
    phlogosis, phlegmasia

    Associated words:
    phlogistic, phlogogenous, antiphlogistic, demulcent delitescence

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    ignition, flammability, swelling, inflammatory, flame

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