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Meaning of PROVOKING

Pronunciation:  pruv'owking

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  causing or tending to cause anger or resentment; "a provoking delay at the airport"
 

PROVOKING is a 9 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: agitating, agitative, provocative
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pro*vok"ing\, a.
Having the power or quality of exciting resentment; tending
to awaken passion or vexation; as, provoking words or
treatment. -- {Pro*vok"ing*ly}, adv.

 

 

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