Associations to the word «Inflammatory»

Wiktionary

INFLAMMATORY, adjective. Tending to inflame or provoke somebody.
INFLAMMATORY, adjective. Causing or caused by inflammation.
INFLAMMATORY, noun. Any material that causes inflammation

Dictionary definition

INFLAMMATORY, adjective. Characterized or caused by inflammation; "an inflammatory process"; "an inflammatory response".
INFLAMMATORY, adjective. Arousing to action or rebellion.

Wise words

The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.
Mark Twain