Example sentences for: incendiary

How can you use “incendiary” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But still, nobody explains why it wasn't obvious ahead of time that 300% interest was a tad incendiary.

  • It was from the balcony beneath the clock in 1967 that General de Gaulle delivered his incendiary cry of “Vive le Québec libre!

  • After six years of denials, the FBI confessed it had fired incendiary tear gas devices at the Branch Davidian compound.

  • The WP says it shows a "hurried and seemingly casual decision" arrived at by the then-head of the FBI's hostage rescue team, Richard Rogers, in a discussion with a subordinate to allow one of the team members to use incendiary military tear gas cartridges against an underground shelter near the main compound building.

  • One issue relevant here, which the press hasn't gotten to yet: Does the FBI/DOJ have written-down rules of engagement governing the use of incendiary devices?

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