provocator

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin prōvocātor. Doublet of provocateur.

Noun[edit]

provocator (plural provocators)

  1. one who engages in provocation

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From prōvocō (call forth, challenge, provoke) +‎ -tor.

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Noun[edit]

prōvocātor m (genitive prōvocātōris); third declension

  1. challenger (in combat)
    Hypernym: gladiātor
    Coordinate terms: rētiārius, secūtor, Thrax

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative prōvocātor prōvocātōrēs
Genitive prōvocātōris prōvocātōrum
Dative prōvocātōrī prōvocātōribus
Accusative prōvocātōrem prōvocātōrēs
Ablative prōvocātōre prōvocātōribus
Vocative prōvocātor prōvocātōrēs

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