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provoke
used in A Christmas Carol

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Definition
to cause a reaction — typically an emotional reaction such as anger; and sometimes caused intentionally
  • Altogether she was what you would have called provoking, you know; but satisfactory, too.
    3 — The Second of the Three Spirits (72% in)

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