Nark and Provoke


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Nark verb – To disturb the peace of mind of (someone) especially by repeated disagreeable acts.
Usage example: during the war some of the British were narked by their American allies, who were perceived as arrogant

Provoke and nark are semantically related in annoy topic. In some cases you can use "Provoke" instead a verb "Nark".
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Provoke verb – Annoy continually or chronically.
Nark and provoke are semantically related (British) in anger topic. Sometimes you can use "Nark" instead a verb "Provoke", if it concerns topics such as get on someone's wick. informal substitute
Nearby Words: provocation, provoking
Synonyms for Provoke
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Provoke or Nark. 2016. Accessed May 24, 2022.

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