1. provoke - verb
· call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
2. provoke - verb
· evoke or provoke to appear or occur; "Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple"
3. provoke - verb
· provide the needed stimulus for
4. provoke - verb
· annoy continually or chronically; "He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked"; "This man harasses his female co-workers"
5. provoked - adjective
· incited, especially deliberately, to anger; "aggravated by passive resistance"; "the provoked animal attacked the child"
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