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provocative

美国发音:[prə'vɑkətɪv]
英国发音:[prə'vɒkətɪv]

[adj]
英语解释:intended to start arguments between people or to make people angry or upset
常见翻译:挑衅性的;挑逗性的;刺激性的

making people angry or upset
Provocative remarks make people angry. When you are provocative in your words or actions you make people angry or irritated. When you intend to make others angry you behave in a provocative manner. Provocative comments sometimes cause a serious discussion of a topic.