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provocative
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

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Definition
tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate — especially controversy, sexual desire, or anger
  • Felicity pushes open the door and leans provocatively against the frame, playing the coquette.
    Chapter 26 (17% in)

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