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fan the flames

see definition of fan the flames
  • as inmake worse
  • as inexacerbate
  • as infoment
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Synonyms for fan the flames

verb worsen a situation

More words related to fan the flames

exacerbate

verb. infuriate; make worse

exacerbated

verb. infuriate; make worse

exacerbates

verb. infuriate; make worse

exacerbating

verb. infuriate; make worse

foment

verb. instigate, provoke

made worse

verb. worsen a situation
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