But again, in a provoking manner, he reminded me of the prohibition.
Oh, this has been the gladdest, most provoking day of my life, for I had only a moment with him.
I was provoked, and I married in hopes of provoking the man I loved.
I am detained in town by provoking, tiresome, but necessary business.
The clerk looked at it with provoking composure, and then compared it ...