Synonyms of foment in English:

foment


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verb

1‘they were accused of fomenting civil unrest’

SYNONYMS

instigate, incite, provoke, agitate, excite, stir up, whip up, arouse, inspire, encourage, urge, actuate, initiate, generate, cause, prompt, start, bring about, kindle, spark off, trigger off, touch off, fan the flames of

rare enkindle, effectuate