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挑衅
Simplified 挑衅
Traditional 挑舋
Related words 挑衅的 
Pin Yin
tiao3 xin4
English
  • provoke
  • [Law] aggress against; pick a quarrel; provocation
Examples:
1. “你这是什么意思?”豪挑衅性地问。
"What does that mean?" Howe asked belligerently.
2. 他要求暂缓采取行动,等对方挑衅的情况更明朗时再说。
He urged delay to a moment when the provocation would be clearer.
3. 他的谈话中有挑衅的意味。
His speech has an aggressive hue.
4. 但是我必须放缓和一些,而不能搞挑衅
It is however essential that I play out the string and not be provocative.
5. 霍尔先生挑衅地闯进客厅。
Mr. Hall went very aggressively into the parlour.
6. 他们这样挑衅和争论就是要故意刁难我们。
They are being provocative and controversial just to spite us.
7. 他们对这一挑衅未作反应。
They did not react to this provocation.
8. 他们必须立即停止一切挑衅
They must immediately cease all their provocations.
9. 对于这种挑衅,我们不能置之不理。
We cannot ignore such provocations.
10. 你的问题不仅仅是挑衅性的。
Your question was not merely provocative.