provocatively

All Adverb
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  • She cuts off her long black hair and begins to dress provocatively.
  • In the narrow street leading down to the canal a thirteen-year-old girl placed herself provocatively in his way. Cited from Pelle the Conqueror, V3, Martin Anderson Nexo
  • Others have also reported seeing her dancing provocatively at the foot of the stairs.
  • Mary never used language like this except provocatively. Cited from Mary Wollaston, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • The words were wafted back to us provocatively upon the evening air. Cited from American Adventures, by Julian Street
  • So, this was the man for whom she had dressed herself three times, cunningly and provocatively? Cited from Jane Journeys On, by Ruth Comfort Mitchell
  • Kit immediately raised her left one, and waggled it provocatively over her shoulder. Cited from Kit of Greenacre Farm, by Izola Forrester
  • With whom could I have gone more provocatively towards the foundation of things at the beginning of my investigation in farther Japan? Cited from The Foundations of Japan, by J.W. Robertson Scott
  • They did not stay long, and when they were gone she came across to the lounge and gazed at him provocatively. Cited from Tales of the Five Towns, by Arnold Bennett
  • They perform the song while dancing provocatively with various male dancers.
  • In some of the cases, he urged the victim to dress provocatively for the meeting.
  • In other words I used the phrase provocatively (it usually worked).
  • Cat dresses more provocatively and acts more flirtatious than she ever has.
  • The pair later dance provocatively at Boz's dance club and have sex in bed.
  • She is not dressed provocatively like most females who were associated with alcohol and cigarettes during this time.
  • There also scenes of her dancing provocatively with two male dancers.
  • Third, and most provocatively, is setting the standard of operations and execution in terms of brilliance. Cited from Shock and Awe, Harlan K. Ullman and James P. Wade
  • Heckett appears as a young human-looking woman around Sapphire's age who dresses quite provocatively.
  • Goldman had wanted the wives to be depicted as model-like women who dressed provocatively.
  • I was sickened - it was like saying a rape victim had it coming because she dressed provocatively.
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How provocatively gets used

Meaning of provocatively

  • adverb In a provocative manner
    `Try it,' he said provocatively