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  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of enflame.

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Examples

  • Newcastle 2-3 WBA Scharner 85' Lovely lay-off by Odemwingie for Scharner, who enflames a half-volley into the net!

    Premier League clockwatch – as it happened | Paul Doyle

  • The film has an unlikely star, a boy named Ashish who sings with such passion, he enflames the jealousies of others especially his classmate Mangesh.

    Regina Weinreich: The Sound of Mumbai on HBO

  • I'm not sure whether the first part of that will placate more than it enflames, but the second half is sensible enough in principle.

    Gordon Brown, Charlie Whelan and Me

  • Democratic hesitancy on these matters then enflames the Left, which expresses its outrage through its own small media, reprising the old theme that there's "not a dime's worth of difference" between Democrats and Republicans – a reaction that further weakens chances for any meaningful reform.

    Printing: US News Media Fails America, Again

  • Now a key figure in this story enflames the controversy by admitting he lied about something.

    CNN Transcript Sep 21, 2009

  • As President Obama and General Petraeus have noted, there is nothing that enflames Muslim attitudes against the United States more than our support for Israel's occupation of Palestinian territory and the continued conflict.

    Raj Purohit: Obama Must Consider His Options in Afghanistan

  • Democratic hesitancy on these matters then enflames the Left, which expresses its outrage through its own small media, reprising the old theme that there's "not a dime's worth of difference" between Democrats and Republicans – a reaction that further weakens chances for any meaningful reform.

    US News Media Fails America, Again

  • I'm not sure whether the first part of that will placate more than it enflames, but the second half is sensible enough in principle.

    Cameron's frontbench juggling act

  • Palin Spreads Venom and Hate in St. Clairsville, Ohio yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Palin Spreads Venom and Hate in St. Clairsville, Ohio'; yahooBuzzArticleSummary = 'Article: Sarah Palin does her best to spread hate and anger in Ohio as she enflames old prejudices.'

    Palin Spreads Venom and Hate in St. Clairsville, Ohio

  • Her beloved uncle is jailed and executed, which enflames her teenage rebellion.

    Persepolis movie review.

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