inflame (

     v 1: cause inflammation in; of tissue or organs
     2: arouse or excite feelings and passions; "The ostentatious
        way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor";
        "The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the
        world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred" [syn: stir up, wake,
         ignite, heat, fire up]
     3: become inflamed; get sore; of tissue or organs