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furtive furtive
/ˈfɜr tɪv /

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  • incendiary incendiary  /ɪn ˈsɛn di ɛ ri/ ?  capable of catching fire spontaneously or causing fires or burning…

    incendiary meaning(s) 

    1. (adj) capable of catching fire spontaneously or causing fires or burning readily
    2. (n) a bomb that is designed to start fires; is most effective against flammable targets (such as fuel)
    3. (adj) arousing to action or rebellion
    4. (adj) involving deliberate burning of property
    5. (n) a criminal who illegally sets fire to property

    Synonym(s)

    incendiary usage(s)

    1. Carl's attack with incendiary bombs was so vicious that it set the whole of the East quarter of the city ablaze.
    2. 'Disputed territory' label on places which a country's citizens claim their own, brings incendiary nationalism to boil.
  • incendiary bomb incendiary bomb  a bomb that is designed to start fires; is most effective against flammable…
  • incense incense  /ɪn ˈsɛns/ ?  a substance that produces a fragrant odor when burned
  • incense cedar incense cedar  any of several attractive trees of southwestern South America and New…
  • incense tree incense tree  any of various tropical trees of the family Burseraceae yielding fragrant…
  • incense wood incense wood  fragrant wood of two incense trees of the genus Protium
  • incensed incensed  /ˈɪn ˌsɛnst/ ?  angered at something unjust or wrong
  • incentive incentive  /ɪn ˈsɛn tɪv/ ?  a positive motivational influence
  • incentive option incentive option  an option granted to corporate executives if the company achieves…
  • incentive program incentive program  a formal scheme for inducing someone (as employees) to do something
  • incentive scheme incentive scheme  a formal scheme for inducing someone (as employees) to do something
  • incentive stock option incentive stock option  an option granted to corporate executives if the company…
  • inception inception  /ɪn ˈsɛp ʃən/ ?  an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent…
  • incertain incertain  lacking or indicating lack of confidence or assurance
  • incertitude incertitude  /ɪn ˈsɜr tɪ tjud/ ?  the state of being unsure of something
  • incessancy incessancy  the quality of something that continues without end or interruption
  • incessant incessant  /ɪn ˈsɛ sənt/ ?  uninterrupted in time and indefinitely long continuing
  • incessantly incessantly  /ɪn ˈsɛ sənt li/ ?  with unflagging resolve
  • incessantness incessantness  the quality of something that continues without end or interruption
  • incest incest  /ˈɪn ˌsɛst/ ?  sexual intercourse between persons too closely related to marry (as between…
  • incestuous incestuous  /ɪn ˈsɛstʃ wəs/ ?  resembling incest as by excessive intimacy
  • incestuously incestuously  by incest
  • inch inch  /ˈɪntʃ/ ?  a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot
  • incheon incheon  a port city in western South Korea on the Yellow Sea
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