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We found 34 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word provoke:
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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. provoke: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. provoke: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. provoke: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. provoke: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. provoke: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. provoke: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Provoke, provoke: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. provoke: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. provoke: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. provoke: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. provoke: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. provoke: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. provoke: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. provoke: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. provoke: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. provoke: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Provoke (horse), Provoke (magazine): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Provoke: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. provoke: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. provoke: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. provoke: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. provoke: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. provoke: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. provoke: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. provoke: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. provoke: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. provoke: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. provoke: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. provoke: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. provoke: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. provoke: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Provoke: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (provoke)

verb:  provide the needed stimulus for
verb:  call forth ("Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple")
verb:  annoy continually or chronically
verb:  call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

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Words similar to provoke:   arouse, beset, chevvy, chevy, chivvy, chivy, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, harass, harry, hassle, kindle, molest, plague, provoked, provoker, provoking, raise, more...

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