Word:

Prod

n.1.
1.A pointed instrument for pricking or puncturing, as a goad, an awl, a skewer, etc.
2.A prick or stab which a pointed instrument.
3.A light kind of crossbow; - in the sense, often spelled prodd.
v. t.1.To thrust some pointed instrument into; to prick with something sharp; as, to prod a soldier with a bayonet; to prod oxen; hence, to goad, to incite, to worry; as, to prod a student.
[imp. & p. p. Prodded ; p. pr. & vb. n. Prodding.]
Noun1.prod - a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something; "the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves"
2.prod - a pointed instrument used to prod into motion
Synonyms: goad
Verb1.prod - to push against gently; "She nudged my elbow when she saw her friend enter the restaurant"
Synonyms: nudge, poke at
2.prod - urge on; cause to act; "They other children egged the boy on, but he did not want to throw the stone through the window"
Synonyms: egg on, incite
3.prod - poke or thrust abruptly; "he jabbed his finger into her ribs"
Synonyms: jab, poke, stab, dig
activate, actuate, annoy, assault, badger, bear, bear upon, bearing, boost, buck, bull, bulldoze, bump, bump against, bunt, butt, butt against, carp at, cavil, come in contact, cram, crowd, cue, dig, drive, egg on, elbow, encourage, excite, exhort, feel, feel of, finger, flick, flog, force, gad, gadfly, grope, handle, harass, head, hector, henpeck, hound, hurtle, hustle, impel, incite, instigate, irk, irritate, jam, jog, joggle, jolt, jostle, lash, manipulate, motivate, move, nag, needle, oxgoad, palm, palpate, paw, pester, pile drive, pique, plague, ply, poke, poke at, press, pressure, prick, prompt, propel, provoke, punch, push, quick look, ram, ram down, rattle, reminder, rouse, rowel, run, run against, shake, shoulder, shove, sic, signal, spur, stimulate, stimulus, sting, stir, stress, tamp, tap, tentative examination, thrust, thumb, touch, twiddle, urge, whip, whiplash, wield
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