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provocation
used in For Whom the Bell Tolls

2 uses
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Definition
actions that cause a reaction—especially anger or violence

or:

the act of causing an angry or violent reaction
  • "Such as thy arrival," Pablo said softly and Robert Jordan looked across the table at him, saw it was not a provocation but only an expressed thought, then went on.
    Chapter 19 (17% in)
  • Don't give any provocation.
    Chapter 43 (46% in)

There are no more uses of "provocation" in For Whom the Bell Tolls.

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