tindery

tindery

[tin-duh-ree]
adjective
resembling tinder; highly inflammable or inflammatory.

Origin:
1745–55; tinder + -y1

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tinder (ˈtɪndə)
 
n
1.  dry wood or other easily combustible material used for lighting a fire
2.  anything inflammatory or dangerous: his speech was tinder to the demonstrators' unrest
 
[Old English tynder; related to Old Norse tundr, Old High German zuntara]
 
'tindery
 
adj

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