Another word for provoke


provoke, stimulate - provide the needed stimulus for

call forth, evoke, kick up, provoke - evoke or provoke to appear or occur

Example:- Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple

arouse, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, kindle, provoke, raise - call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

Example:- arouse pity

beset, chevvy, chevy, chivvy, chivy, harass, harry, hassle, molest, plague, provoke - annoy continually or chronically

Example:- He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked

Tweets containing the word provoke

Source : WordNet