prod


prod

verb

Definition of PROD

1
to urge or push forward with or as if with a pointed object <kept prodding the sheep with a staff to move along faster>
Synonyms dig, goad, spur
2
to try to persuade (someone) through earnest appeals to follow a course of action <a public outcry eventually prodded the politicians into action>
Synonyms egg (on), encourage, exhort, goad, nudge, press, prod, prompt

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