Definition of provokement in US English:

provokement

noun

rare, humorous, archaic
  • The action or an act of provoking; that which provokes, instigates, or excites; provocation.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Christopher Langton (1521–1578), physician. From provoke + -ment. Compare French † provoquement, Italian provocamento.

Pronunciation

provokement

/prəˈvəʊkm(ə)nt/