Provocative is a related term of involving.
As an adjective provocative
is serving or tending to elicit a strong, often negative sentiment in another person; exasperating.
As a noun provocative
As a verb involving is
Serving or tending to elicit a strong, often negative sentiment in another person; exasperating.
Serving or tending to excite, stimulate or arouse sexual interest.
* 1723 , Charles Walker, Memoirs of the Life of Sally Salisbury :
- She used by way of Provocative , to read the wanton Verses of her (Paramour) in the day time [...].