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incendiary

in sen dee e ree

  • n  a criminal who illegally sets fire to property
  • n  a bomb that is designed to start fires; is most effective against flammable targets (such as fuel)
  • a  involving deliberate burning of property
    an incendiary fire
  • s  arousing to action or rebellion
  • s  capable of catching fire spontaneously or causing fires or burning readily
    an incendiary agent
    incendiary bombs

  • Carl's attack with incendiary bombs was so vicious that it set the whole of the East quarter of the city ablaze.
  • 'Disputed territory' label on places which a country's citizens claim their own, brings incendiary nationalism to boil.
  • This document contains such incendiary material as is capable of bringing down the Corporation.
News & Articles

  • Rupert Murdoch's aim: A divorce with little fodder for tabloids
    By Karen Freifeld NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch appears to be seeking a quiet divorce, based on the lawyer he has chosen and the absence of incendiary allegations, people with knowledge of the case and experience of high-profile New York divorces said. Divorce papers filed by the media mogul on Thursday comprised a short document saying the marriage is irretrievably broken, according to a ...
    June 15, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
Quotes

  • Barack Obama in ABC News
    These incendiary and personal attacks have no place in our politics,Obama said in a statement, "and will do nothing to help the good people of Tennessee. It's time to turn the page on a politics driven by negativity and division so that we...
  • Leonard Leo in International Herald Tribune
    The more vituperative and incendiary it becomes, the more ammunition it provides to the conservative base,said Leo, the executive vice presidential of the Federalist Society, a conservative legal group.
  • Tom Morello in Boston Music Spotlight
    It's revolutionary party jams,explained Morello in a press release. "It's got huge steamroller riffs combined with depth, charge, funk, while Boots unloads clip after clip of incendiary rhymes rich with satire and venom."

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