Get and Provoke


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Get verb – To disturb the peace of mind of (someone) especially by repeated disagreeable acts.
Usage example: continuously clearing your throat like that is starting to get to me

Provoke is a synonym for get in convince topic. In some cases you can use "Provoke" instead a verb "Get", when it comes to topics like annoy, irritate, feelings.
Nearby Word: getting
Synonyms for Get


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Provoke verb – To rouse to strong feeling or action.
Usage example: bees generally will not sting unless they are provoked

Get is a synonym for provoke in feelings topic. Sometimes you can use "Get" instead a verb "Provoke", if it concerns topics such as peeve, make angry. informal substitute
Nearby Words: provocation, provoking
Synonyms for Provoke

Common collocations

reaction get reaction provoke reaction
people get people provoke people
kind get kind provoke kind
effect get effect provoke effect
Other nouns: way, information.
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