Synonyms for provoking

Synonyms for (adj) provoking

Synonyms: provoking, agitating, agitative

Definition: causing or tending to cause anger or resentment

Usage: a provoking delay at the airport

Similar words: provocative

Definition: serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate; stimulating discussion or exciting controversy

Usage: a provocative remark; a provocative smile; provocative Irish tunes which...compel the hearers to dance- Anthony Trollope

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