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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Provoking(0.02468 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Provoking.
English → Indonesian (quick)
memancing, membangkitkan, mengacum, menggusarkan
English → English (WordNet)
adj : causing or tending to cause anger or resentment; “a
provoking delay at the airport” [syn: agitative, agitating]
English → English (gcide)
Provoke \Pro*voke"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Provoked; p. pr. &
vb. n. Provoking.] [F. provoquer, L. provocare to call
forth; pro forth + vocare to call, fr. vox, vocis, voice,
cry, call. See Voice.]
To call forth; to call into being or action; esp., to incense
to action, a faculty or passion, as love, hate, or ambition;
hence, commonly, to incite, as a person, to action by a
challenge, by taunts, or by defiance; to exasperate; to
irritate; to offend intolerably; to cause to retaliate.
Obey his voice, provoke him not. --Ex. xxiii.
Ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath. --Eph.
Of contumacy will provoke the Highest
To make death in us live. --Milton.
Can honor's voice provoke the silent dust? --Gray.
To the poet the meaning is what he pleases to make it,
what it provokes in his own soul. -- J.
Syn: To irritate; arouse; stir up; awake; excite; incite;
anger. See Irritate.
Provoking \Pro*vok"ing\, a.
Having the power or quality of exciting resentment; tending
to awaken passion or vexation; as, provoking words or
treatment. -- Pro*vok"ing*ly, adv.