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June 11, 2024

Word of the Day: Foment

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Word of the Day
: June 11, 2024

\FOH-ment\ verb

What It Means

To foment something, such as hostility or opposition, is to cause it, or try to cause it, to grow or develop. Foment is used synonymously with incite.

// Rumors that the will was a fake fomented distrust between the two families.

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