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  1. provocateverb

    To provoke

  2. provocateverb

    To call forth

  3. provocateverb

    To challenge

  4. Etymology: From provocare


  1. provocate

    The term "provocate" does not have an established definition in most dictionaries. However, it can be inferred that "provocate" is a verb derived from the more commonly used word "provoke." Thus, based on its etymology, "provocate" likely refers to the act of intentionally inciting or arousing strong emotions, reactions, or behaviors in someone or a group of people.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of provocate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of provocate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    express strong disapproval of
    A carry
    B condemn
    C doom
    D conform

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