Definitions For Provocation


  • Unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment
  • Needed encouragement
  • Something that incites or provokes; a means of arousing or stirring to action
  • An action or occurrence that causes someone to become angry or to begin to do something

Is Provocation a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Provocation is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 22 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Provocation in a Sentence

  • He can turn violent at the least provocation.
  • Her calmness in the face of repeated provocations impressed her friends.
  • With hardly any provocation, the crowd began to chant.

Synonyms for Provocation

Antonyms for Provocation

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