incited, especially deliberately, to anger
"aggravated by passive resistance"; "the provoked animal attacked the child"
Provoked is a 2006 British film, directed by Jag Mundhra. It stars Aishwarya Rai, Naveen Andrews, Miranda Richardson, Robbie Coltrane, Nandita Das and Steve McFadden. The film is loosely based on the true story of Kiranjit Ahluwalia who killed her abusive husband. Cinematography for the film was handled by Madhu Ambat. The film's score and soundtrack was composed by A. R. Rahman, and the theme song for the film, Alive, was composed by Rahman and sung by Karen David, who has a small cameo in the film. Shot in London, the film was released theatrically in April 2007.
The numerical value of provoked in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of provoked in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Anyone nit-picking enough to write a letter of correction to an editor doubtless deserves the error that provoked it.
The study of her remains shows the typical destructive damage provoked by the extension of a breast cancer as a metastasis.
We believe that since October 2013 there have been more than 20 terrorist plots either directed or provoked by extremist groups.
Then I thought of a bee... The busy worker, who doesn't bother you unless you bother him. But provoked, the bee stings. It seemed like an ideal symbol.
I find my wife hath something in her gizzard, that only waits an opportunity of being provoked to bring up; but I will not, for my content-sake, give it.
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