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Synonyms and Antonyms of provocation

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provocation

synonym (synonym of provocation)

  • (noun.act)
    unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.motive)
    something that incites or provokes; a means of arousing or stirring to action (noun.motive)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    needed encouragement (noun.communication)
     

hypernym (provocation IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • needed encouragement (noun.communication)
    the expression of approval and support (noun.communication)
     
  • something that incites or provokes; a means of arousing or stirring to action (noun.motive)
    an actuating force or factor (noun.motive)
     
  • unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment (noun.act)
    deliberately unfriendly behavior (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF provocation relation)

  • needed encouragement (noun.communication)
    underhandedly or improperly inducing someone to do something improper or unlawful (noun.communication)
     
  • something that incites or provokes; a means of arousing or stirring to action (noun.motive)
    any incitement to action (noun.motive)
     
  • unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment (noun.act)
    (informal British usage) aggravation or aggression (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the final irritation that stretches your patience beyond the limit (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    aggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing (noun.act)
     

derivation (.... is derived from provocation)

synonym hypernym hyponym derivation aggravation irritation incitation incitement aggression encouragement mental energy aggro last straw taunt taunting subornation signal annoy bother beset chevvy aggravate exacerbate

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