conflagrate : Definition, Usages, News and More
- v cause to start burning
- v start to burn or burst into flames
- Severe drought during the summer months caused a conflagration throughout the land of the Texas plains.
- The utterances of the bureaucrat conflagrated the skirmish into a full fledged war.
- P Chidambaram in Financial Express
Unless we act fast for a global consensus on the price spiral, the social unrest induced by food prices in several countries will conflagrate into a global contagion, leaving no country, developed or otherwise, unscathed,Chidambaram told the...