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provocative

US [prəˈvɑkətɪv]
UK [prəˈvɒkətɪv]
  • adj.挑衅的;煽动性的;激起争端的;引诱的
  • n.刺激物;兴奋剂
  • Web挑逗的;挑拨的;刺激的
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adj.
1.
挑衅的;煽动性的;激起争端的intended to make people angry or upset; intended to make people argue about sth
a provocative remark
煽动性的言论
He doesn't really mean that─he's just being deliberately provocative.
他不是真有此意,只不过是存心挑逗一下罢了。
2.
引诱的;激起性欲的intended to make sb sexually excited
a provocative smile
撩人的一笑

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