English translation of 'उकसाना'
1. egg phrasal verb
If you egg someone on, you encourage them to do something daring or foolish.
2. instigate transitive verb
To instigate an event or situation means to cause it to happen.
They are instigating the violence.
3. prod transitive verb
If you prod someone into doing something, you remind them or persuade them to do it.
You need to talk to someone who will prod you to think deeper about your problems.
4. propel transitive verb
If something propels you into a particular activity, it causes you to be involved in it.
It was this event which propelled her into politics.
5. provoke transitive verb
If something provokes a violent or unpleasant reaction, it causes it.
The article in the newspaper provoked anger.
6. provoke transitive verb
If you provoke someone, you deliberately annoy them and try to make them behave aggressively.
They are trying to provoke him into doing something stupid.
7. push transitive verb, countable noun
If you push someone to do something or push them into doing it, you urge, encourage, or force them to do it. A push is the action of pushing someone to do something.
James pushed her into stealing the money.
She bought a dog because she needed a push to go walking.
8. rouse transitive verb
If something rouses you, it makes you very emotional or excited.
...a man not quickly roused to anger.
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Translation of उकसाना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary