Translation of provoking in Spanish:

provoking

irritante, adj.

Pronunciation /prəˈvoʊkɪŋ//prəˈvəʊkɪŋ//proʊˈvoʊkɪŋ/

adjective

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    irritante
    • That'd be a list not of the most linked to (the most popular, we call it), but the most provoking sites.
    • Ekta Manchandan draws attention to beauty imagery clichés in a provoking series of photographs that show women applying make up in front of mirrors.
    • It was like Lizzy to be so provoking to the poor young man.
    • Clutching it tightly and pressing it against her chest, the lady exhaled as she attempted to rid herself of these provoking thoughts.
    • The spokesman said that the advent of the colorful and provoking advertisements has increased the number of bus travelers considerably.
    • The Baptist Quarterly Review, for example, declared that employers had been "arrogant and provoking" and condemned their use of private military forces to smash strikes.
    • Of the 48 foods incriminated, artificial colourings and preservatives were the most common provoking substances.
    • This was a most provoking part of the conference and stimulated a lengthy debate afterwards.
    • It was a strange, provoking, deliberately self-contradictory tale, which instantly sparked heated commentary.
    • Was it meant to be a provoking statement?
    • It is a provoking visual image.
    • James has some very provoking thoughts on the matter, so I'd recommend reading the whole thing.
    • But according to Iraqi exiles, the jubilation in Baghdad was low key, perhaps to avoid provoking reprisals.
    • Although this is provoking for us, some assistance is better than none.
    • They have created an astonishing and provoking array of teapots in various media that often look nothing like a teapot in the traditional sense of the word.
    • Indeed, 7 Stories has all the makings of an absurdist comedy, but beneath its veil of irreverence lurks a vehicle for lofty, provoking ideas.
    • It's very provoking to me, however.
    • There is much to learn in life Phil, don't be so quick to push aside the comments of others just because the words are provoking.
    • I know nothing about Discordians or Discordian theory, so I am intrigued as to what it was that you found so provoking?
    • "We've been covering the news for so long, our reporters know better than to have said anything that might have been incendiary or provoking," the source said.