Provoke - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 12/02/2024

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Provoke.

7 letter answer(s) to provoke

AGITATE
  1. cause to be agitated, excited, or roused; "The speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks"
  2. change the arrangement or position of
  3. exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for; "The liberal party pushed for reforms"; "She is crusading for women's rights"; "The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate"
  4. move or cause to move back and forth; "The chemist shook the flask vigorously"; "My hands were shaking"
  5. move very slightly; "He shifted in his seat"
  6. try to stir up public opinion

10 letter answer(s) to provoke

ARISEOUTOF

4 letter answer(s) to provoke

BAIT
  1. anything that serves as an enticement
  2. attack with dogs or set dogs upon
  3. enticement
  4. harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie"
  5. lure, entice, or entrap with bait
  6. something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed
GOAD
  1. a pointed instrument that is used to prod into a state of motion
  2. a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something; "the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves"
  3. give heart or courage to
  4. goad or provoke,as by constant criticism; "He needled her with his sarcastic remarks"
  5. stab or urge on as if with a pointed stick
  6. urge with or as if with a goad
RILE
  1. annoying
  2. cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations;
  3. Irritate; provoke
  4. make turbid by stirring up the sediments of
  5. Upset
ROIL
  1. be agitated; "the sea was churning in the storm"
  2. make turbid by stirring up the sediments of

6 letter answer(s) to provoke

ELICIT
  1. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
  2. deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning); "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"
  3. derive by reason; "elicit a solution"
INCITE
  1. give an incentive for action; "This moved me to sacrifice my career"
  2. provoke or stir up; "incite a riot"; "set off great unrest among the people"
  3. urge on; cause to act; "The other children egged the boy on, but he did not want to throw the stone through the window"
RILEUP
STIRUP

5 letter answer(s) to provoke

INCUR
  1. ions"
  2. make oneself subject to; bring upon oneself; become liable to; "People who smoke incur a great danger to their health"
PIQUE
  1. a sudden outburst of anger; "his temper sparked like damp firewood"
  2. cause to feel resentment or indignation; "Her tactless remark offended me"
  3. excite interest
  4. tightly woven fabric with raised cords
ROUSE
  1. become active; "He finally bestirred himself"
  2. cause to be agitated, excited, or roused; "The speaker charged up the crowd with his inflammatory remarks"
  3. cause to become awake or conscious; "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."
  4. force or drive out; "The police routed them out of bed at 2 A.M."

9 letter answer(s) to provoke

INSTIGATE
  1. provoke or stir up; "incite a riot"; "set off great unrest among the people"
  2. serve as the inciting cause of; "She prompted me to call my relatives"

3 letter answer(s) to provoke

IRE
  1. a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance
  2. Anger
  3. belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)
IRK
  1. annoy
  2. irritate or vex; "It galls me that we lost the suit"

Other crossword clues with similar answers to 'Provoke'

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"It could not slake mine
"Nor heady-rash provoked
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A contemptible fool swallowed shake
A despicable person gets put away in stir
A fool consumed shake
Acquire unlimited wine with scoundrel
Acquire, as a debt
Aggravate
Agitate
Allurement
Anger
Anger initially infecting army corps
Anger regularly seen in Israel
Anger seen in Emerald Isle — get away
Anger when leader is removed from republic
Anger, with "up"
Anger? Irrational figure quite losing it
Angler's lure
Animosity
Annoy
Annoy when spilling kir
Annoy, anger
Annoyance
Appointed grandma to dismiss a chaperone
Arouse
Arouse, as interest
Arouse, as someone's wrat
Arriving imminently, by the sound of it, being prompt
Associate scoffed about fool in trouble
Attempt with publicity to provoke
Awaken
Awaken love in cunning plan
Bad temper
Bad thing to invoke
Badger trapper
Ballet step on tiptoe wit
Be a catalyst for
Be a pain
Be liable for where a dog's dinner's gone?
Become liable for (a penalty)
Become liable to
Become subject to
Become subject to (a penalty)
Become subject to (something unwelcome)
Begin with soldier brought up in home country
Bishop first to admit sex is a temptation
Boiling blood
Boiling point?
Bother
Brawl motivator
Bring about
Bring about popular return of disbanded force
Bring on
Bring out
Bring out - evoke
Bring out dope, finally legal!
Bring to a boil
Bring to light contents of cell — lice and nits?
Bring to the surface
Bring upon oneself
Bug
Burn up
Burning feeling
Burning heat
Call forth
Call forth criminal in hearing
Can of worms, maybe
Card player’s score put out?
Carrot
Cashier blowing top in fury
Cattle driver
Cause of a red face
Cause of an explosion
Cause of shouting
Cause to feel indignation
Chafe
Charge up
Cheese in a mousetrap
Choler
Chum, at sea
Chum, e.g.
Churn
Conclusion reached by judge on lawful extract
Contract eaten by dog?
Convulse
Cork locale: Abbr.
Cork's home: Abbr.
Cork's place: Abbr.
Dander
Deli cited for concealing extract
Derive by logical reasoning
Diaries occasionally displaying anger
Dig out of bed with tip of spade and rake over
Discommode
Disgruntledness
Disturb
Disturb doughboy in American gallery
Disturb it splitting stone
Disturb Joe visiting ace art gallery
Draw forth
Draw out
Draw out (a response)
Draw out, evoke
Draw out? It’s not allowed, we hear
Drive up the wall
Dudgeon
E.U. member
Egg on
Egg on hot plate finally cut into by retired jerk
Embitterment
Encourage awareness in speech
Encourage to action
Energize
Eng. neighbor
Enthusiasm fellow exuded - or resentment
Entice
Enticement
Eur. land
European leader approved extract
Evoke the hidden parts of Kendal, say?
Evoke, draw out
Excite
Excite building filled by those inside at college
Excite highest level in auditorium
Excite, as curiosity
Excite, as interest
Experience
Experience cold during most of season
Explosion producer
Expose yourself to hot copper close to bar
Expose yourself to most old folk and you're reported
Extract
Extract from drug that's legal
Extreme anger
Extreme soreness
Fair enough concealing intense anger
Feeling of frustration
Feeling of resentment
Fiery reaction
Find out what's allowed online?
Fire up
Fisherman's bucketful
Fishing need
Flies and such
Flies, maybe
Fly, perhaps, one swallowed by nocturnal insectivore
Fury
Fury evident in one note
Fury in Liberian uprising
Get angry
Get at
Get one's goat
Get to
Get to, so to speak
Goad visible, it's said?
Goose
Grate on
Great anger
Great wrath
Grub, e.g.
Head off burning rage
Heat source?
High dudgeon
Home of Samuel Beckett: A
Hook attachment
Hot blood
Hot temper
Huff
I must go in club that offers inducement
Ill temper
Incense
Incense from Scottish church, not the first
Incite
Indignation
Infuriate
Intense anger
Intense rage
Investigator actually overlooking it, causing annoyance
Irk
Irritate
Irritation as game is cut short
It comes in fits
It makes one hot
It's a bit fishy, but anglers buy it
It's set in stone to cause trouble
It's west of G.B.
Kerry's locale: Abbr.
Land west of Eng.
Lure
Lure company of fliers with hanky-panky
Lure; deliberately taunt
Madden
Make a fuss, getting it set in stone
Make angry
Make muddy
Make stew?
Make troubled
Make troubled French filmmaker reflective in time
Mayo setting: Abbr.
Meet with elected scoundrel
Meet with expert flying from terminal
Miff
More than exasperation
More than nudge
More than upset
Move home, worried about mysterious driver
Muddy
Muddy up
Needle
Nettle
Nettle rash at first seen on priest from the east
Nettle rash itchy, less excruciating first of all
Not a peaceful feeling
Offend
Old police force, given its situation, about to suffer
One about to display passion
One gets caught after taking it
One indicating for batter?
One with energy boxing foremost of Romany's Fury
Opposite of quell
Passion of republic once ousting English
Peak in clear — one near borders
Peeve
Perturb
Pester
Pet jumps up to grab a stick
Pique
Pique condition?
Pointed encouragement
Poke
Popular dog to run up
Portion including a carrot
Prepare, as a hook
Primarily, indignation about fury
Prince perhaps said to get turbulent
Prod
Promote development of giant site
Prompt action ultimately inspired by one quote
Protest
Provide temptation for one coming in to play cricket
Provoke complaint — starter missing
Provoke enlightenment, we hear, shifting stress
Provoke semi-emaciated mongrel
Provoke some felicitations
Provoke to action
Provoke using popular quote
Pulse quickener, say
Push
Push one's hot buttons
Push too hard, maybe
Put out
Put out books have to be pulled from river
Queen Elizabeth I turned in anger
Rabble-rouse
Rack up
Rage
Rally
Rankle
Really ruffle
Red state
Red state?
Reported butcher's offence
Resentment
Resentment at a slight
Resentment at busiest time, according to reports
Resentment at card game not finishing
Resentment of a slight
Retired men need purpose to get up
Rouse
Rub the wrong way
Ruffle
Run into dog close to home
Run up
Secure the heart of Ms Kendal?
Set a trap with food
Set in motion metal hoop right away
Set off
Setup for a switch
Severely annoy
Shake
Shake up
Sharp irritation
Shoot, not initially in anger
Something that may be dra
Something that's worked u
Source of heat
Spleen
Spur
Start eating, it’s falling apart!
Start eating, it's freshly made
Start trouser pockets
Steam
Steam up
Steamed state
Stick in one's craw
Stick with the herd?
Stimulate a furtive look, we gather
Stimulate American to import eggs? On the contrary
Stimulate curiosity
Stimulate understanding for an audience
Stimulus
Stir
Stir (up)
Stir briskly
Stir from slumber
Stir up
Stir up (trouble)
Stir up (violence)
Stir up arguments in speech
Stir up trouble
Stir up, as the waters
Stir violently; perturb
Strong emotion caused by a real or supposed grievance
Strong feeling, occasionally fierce
Stuck in chair — knitting needle
Sudden irritation
Suffer a bit of pain currently
Suffer at home with effective treatment in short supply
Suffer at home with scoundrel
Suffer at home with vicious mutt
Suffer by way of scoundrel
Suffer having been eaten by dog?
Suffer ruin, recklessly taking cocaine
Suffer strain, curable only partly
Suffer through short treatment
Suffer with one new dog that’s aggressive
Summon up
Sustain
Switch's partner
Tart embracing Queen causes umbrage
Tee off
Temper
Tempt
Temptation
Tempting food I introduced to club
Test the patience of
Tick off
Tickle, as one's interest
Trick is introducing oxygen to wake from sleep
Trouble
Trouble with stripping amid a crowd
Trouble? It’s brought in a crowd
Try to get publicity to provoke
U2's home: Abbr.
Umbrage
Unpleasant thing to incur
Unpleasant thing to invok
Upset and feverish, taking a month off
Urge
Urge is visible, we hear
Used teeth to eat a tempting morsel
Used teeth to swallow a tempting item
Vex
W. Eur. country that does
Wake
Wake in river behind stern of steamer
Wake up
Waken
Wexford's locale: Abbr.
Wind up gun lacking force
Work up
Worms and such, to a fish
Worms in a can, e.g.
Worms, e.g.
Worms, for a fisherman
Worms, in fishing
Worms, to a fisherman
Wrath
Wrigglers, to a fisherman

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