Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To inflame anew; rekindle; warm again.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive, intransitive To inflame again.

Etymologies

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re- +‎ inflame

Examples

  • The dispute was threatening to reinflame old wounds for Nike, which has been criticized in the past for tolerating alleged human-rights abuses including child labor at the factories it contracts with to manufacture its clothing.

    Nike to Pay Some $2 Million to Workers Fired by Subcontractors

  • Often we cannot predict what will remain and get passed on and what will get tossed overboard, which slights will reinflame resistance and which will pass.

    Big Girls Don’t Cry

  • Often we cannot predict what will remain and get passed on and what will get tossed overboard, which slights will reinflame resistance and which will pass.

    Big Girls Don’t Cry

  • Often we cannot predict what will remain and get passed on and what will get tossed overboard, which slights will reinflame resistance and which will pass.

    Big Girls Don’t Cry

  • Often we cannot predict what will remain and get passed on and what will get tossed overboard, which slights will reinflame resistance and which will pass.

    Big Girls Don’t Cry

  • Korea 'North Korea warned South Korea on Thursday that a spate of incursions along their disputed sea border could spark a naval clash, in what analysts said was a threat to reinflame tensions if it doesn't get what it wants from recent conciliatory gestures.

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  • Korea near the demilitarized zone (DMZ) that separates the two Koreas since the Korea -- North Korea warned South Korea yesterday that a spate of incursions along their disputed sea border could spark a naval clash, in what analysts said was a threat to reinflame tensions if

    WN.com - Articles related to North Korean leader Kim Jong Il makes summit offer to South Korea

  • Korea 'North Korea warned South Korea on Thursday that a spate of incursions along their disputed sea border could spark a naval clash, in what analysts said was a threat to reinflame tensions if Korea - North Korea warned South Korea on Thursday that a rash of "reckless" incursions at their disputed naval clash.

    WN.com - Articles related to North Korean leader Kim Jong Il makes summit offer to South Korea

  • Korea 'North Korea warned South Korea on Thursday that a spate of incursions along their disputed sea border could spark a naval clash, in what analysts said was a threat to reinflame tensions if Korea - North Korea warned South Korea on Thursday that a rash of "reckless" incursions at their disputed naval clash.

    WN.com - Articles related to North Korean leader Kim Jong Il makes summit offer to South Korea

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