What is another word for provokes?

208 synonyms found


[ p_ɹ_ə_v_ˈəʊ_k_s], [ pɹəvˈə͡ʊks], [ pɹəvˈə‍ʊks]

Synonyms for Provokes:

causes (verb) displeases (verb) motivates (verb) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Provokes:

  1. hoax, cokes, chokes, cloaks, soaks, pokes, ochs, strokes, coax, yokes, jokes, oaks;
  2. evokes;

Quotes for Provokes:

  1. Snow provokes responses that reach right back to childhood. Andy Goldsworthy.
  2. Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it. Lucius Annaeus Seneca.
  3. Speech is the twin of my vision, it is unequal to measure itself, it provokes me forever, it says sarcastically, Walt you contain enough, why don't you let it out then? Walt Whitman.