The word came to me in a dream last night, as part of a headline I cannot remember:
misflame /ˌmis-in-ˈflām/ transitive verb*
: to excite to excessive or uncontrollable action or feeling by means of false or misleading information
: to make more heated or violent by means of false or misleading information
Sample sentence: The candidate misinflamed the crowd with a series of falsehoods.
11:19 a.m.: I went for a walk and a noun showed up:
misinflammation /ˌmis-in-flə-ˈmā-shən/ nounOther words from dreams
: false or misleading information meant to excite its recipient to excessive or uncontrollable action or feeling
: the practice of using false or misleading information to excite in its recipient excessive or uncontrollable action or feeling
: a state of excessive or uncontrollable action or feeling resulting from false or misleading information
Sample sentences: The candidate specialized in stirring up his audiences with misinflammation . On the campaign trail, he practices misinflammation . A red face and raised voice may be signs that a person is in a state of misinflammation .
Alecry : Skeptiphobia
[My (post-dreaming) definitions draw upon Merriam-Webster and Random House.]