Synonyms of inflamed


1. inflame, worsen, aggravate, exacerbate, exasperate

usage: cause inflammation in; "The repetitive motion inflamed her joint"

2. kindle, inflame, flare up

usage: catch fire; "The dried grass of the prairie kindled, spreading the flames for miles"

3. kindle, enkindle, conflagrate, inflame, ignite, light

usage: cause to start burning; "The setting sun kindled the sky with oranges and reds"

4. inflame, stir up, wake, ignite, heat, fire up, arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke

usage: arouse or excite feelings and passions; "The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor"; "The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred"

5. inflame, worsen, decline

usage: become inflamed; get sore; "His throat inflamed"


1. inflamed, unhealthy (vs. healthy)

usage: resulting from inflammation; hot and swollen and reddened; "eyes inflamed with crying"

2. ablaze(predicate), inflamed, reddened, light (vs. dark)

usage: lighted with red light as if with flames; "streets ablaze with lighted Christmas trees"; "the inflamed clouds at sunset"; "reddened faces around the campfire"

3. inflamed, adorned (vs. unadorned), decorated

usage: adorned with tongues of flame

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