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Overview of adj provocative

The adj provocative has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) provocative

(serving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate; stimulating discussion or exciting controversy; "a provocative remark"; "a provocative smile"; "provocative Irish tunes which...compel the hearers to dance"- Anthony Trollope)

2. provocative

(exciting sexual desire; "her gestures and postures became more wanton and provocative")

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