Foment - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |foʊˈment|  American pronunciation of the word foment
Brit.  |fə(ʊ)ˈmɛnt|  British pronunciation of the word foment

verb

- try to stir up public opinion (syn: agitate)
- bathe with warm water or medicated lotions

His legs should be fomented

Examples

He was accused of fomenting violence.

His legs should be fomented

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: foment
he/she/it: foments
present participle: fomenting
past tense: fomented
past participle: fomented
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