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provoke
used in Killing Kennedy

2 uses
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Definition
to cause a reaction — typically an emotional reaction such as anger; and sometimes caused intentionally
  • Why is Nikita Khrushchev trying to provoke the Americans into war?
    p. 112.7
  • They know not to fight back against the police or otherwise provoke confrontation when challenged.
    p. 165.9

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