Synonyms and Antonyms of instigating
serving or likely to arouse a strong reaction an artist who deliberately creates instigating works of art that are sure to arouse controversy Synonyms charged, edgy, exciting, inciting, provocative, instigative, piquing, provoking, stimulatingRelated Words explosive, fiery, incendiary, inflammatory, triggering; inducing, inspirational, inspiring, motivating, motivational, motivative; jeering, taunting, teasing; activating, energizing, galvanizing, quickening, vitalizing; angering, enraging, maddening, upsetting; aggravating, annoying, bothersome, exasperating, galling, irksome, irritating, pesky, vexatious, vexingNear Antonyms subduingAntonyms noninflammatory
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up instigating? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).