Causing annoyance, anger, or another strong reaction, esp. deliberately,
Causing annoyance, anger, or another strong reaction, esp. deliberately
a provocative article
his provocative remarks on race
Arousing sexual desire or interest, esp. deliberately
serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate; stimulating discussion or exciting controversy; "a provocative remark"; "a provocative smile"; "provocative Irish tunes which...compel the hearers to dance"- Anthony Trollope
exciting sexual desire; "her gestures and postures became more wanton and provocative"
Provocative is an album by singer Johnny Gill.
(adj) tending to provoke a response, e.g., anger or disagreement
A provocative move is one which will induce, or cause, certain symptoms or effects.
A harassing act or procedure designed to flush out surveillance.
[ Disney World is a major source of excitement for children around the world.]
a purpose that thinks in a new way about an important idea