What does the word incendiary mean?

Usage examples for incendiary

  1. Warner swore the fire was incendiary, and in view of the attempt to enter the house, there seemed to be no doubt of it. – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. There is a fire- a bad one- incendiary- top floor. – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  3. Eimbech was burned to the ground with three hundred and fifty men, and a portion of Nordhausen; villages and barns were everywhere set on fire; bold incendiary letters stirred up the people, and at last also the princes. – Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II. by Gustav Freytag