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Word of the Day — December 23, 2012

December 24, 2012 - Scott Viau
Provocateur — pro-vak-uh-TOOR — one who causes anger, annoyance, or any other strong reaction, especially deliberately

Example: "In a New Yorker article on Lucian Freud: 'By most measures, Freud is not suited to the role of quiet advocate; in fact, he is a provocateur.'"

 
 
 

 

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