Definitions for prod

Definitions for (noun) prod

Main entry: goad, prod

Definition: a pointed instrument that is used to prod into a state of motion

Main entry: urging, spur, spurring, prod, prodding, goad, goading

Definition: a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something

Usage: the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves

Definitions for (verb) prod

Main entry: stab, poke, prod, dig, jab

Definition: poke or thrust abruptly

Usage: he jabbed his finger into her ribs

Main entry: prod, incite, egg on

Definition: urge on; cause to act

Usage: The other children egged the boy on, but he did not want to throw the stone through the window

Main entry: prod, poke at, nudge

Definition: to push against gently

Usage: She nudged my elbow when she saw her friend enter the restaurant

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