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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aggravated, provokedadjective

    incited, especially deliberately, to anger

    "aggravated by passive resistance"; "the provoked animal attacked the child"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Provoked

    of Provoke

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  1. Provoked

    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.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of provoked in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of provoked in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of provoked in a Sentence

  1. Frenchman Mouratoglou:

    I disagree with the fact that the player could say to the coach he should leave because he did the coaching, he provoked a coaching violation, because the player asked the coach to coach them at every match. I'm on tour for 20 years, and we all know that. They all do it because also the players want them to help, you know.

  2. Liz Rosenberg:

    Energy and( Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps) sanctions from April and May provoked a very powerful Iranian response and tipped this confrontation and tensions into a more military sphere. Now the pressure levers are military pressure levers, so the key parties in the escalation relationship are the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and The US military.

  3. Nick Sandmann:

    I was not intentionally making faces at the protestor. I did smile at one point because I wanted him to know that I was not going to become angry, intimidated or be provoked into a larger confrontation.

  4. Le Drian:

    The region deserves better than further destabilization provoked by American withdrawal. So we want to adhere to it and see to it that Iran does too, that Iran behaves with restraint.

  5. Antony Blinken:

    Our concern is that Russia may make a serious mistake of attempting to rehash what it undertook back in 2014, when it amassed forces along the border, crossed into sovereign Ukrainian territory and did so claiming falsely that it was provoked, so the playbook that we've seen in the past was to claim some provocation as a rationale for doing what it, what it intended and planned to do. All which is why we're looking at this very carefully.

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