GRE Word List


serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate

The meaning of the word provocative is serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate.

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avengeto take vengeance for or on behalf of
claspa device (such as a hook) for holding objects or parts together
coupletwo persons married, engaged, or otherwise romantically paired
initiateto cause or facilitate the beginning of : set going
bearingthe manner in which one behaves or comports oneself : the manner in which one bears (see bear
emancipateto free from restraint, control, or the power of another
transitoryof brief duration : temporary
teetotalismthe principle or practice of complete abstinence from alcoholic drinks