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provoke
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Atlas Shrugged
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  • Very stimulating and thought-provoking.
  • The vase was a solid, dark green stone carved into plain surfaces; the texture of its smooth curves provoked an irresistible desire to touch it.
  • We provoked family quarrels, to get somebody’s relatives thrown out.
  • The unconventional speech, which some of you might have heard on the radio last night, was a thought-provoking contribution to our pool of ideas on world problems.

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  • Her remarks provoked a public outcry.
  • We should not permit deeply offensive words to provoke violence.

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