Definition of Prod

1. Noun. A verbalization that encourages you to attempt something. "The ceaseless prodding got on his nerves"

Exact synonyms: Goad, Goading, Prodding, Spur, Spurring, Urging
Generic synonyms: Encouragement
Derivative terms: Goad, Goad, Goad, Goad, Goad, Spur, Spur, Urge



2. Verb. To push against gently. "She nudged my elbow when she saw her friend enter the restaurant"
Exact synonyms: Nudge, Poke At
Specialized synonyms: Jog, Elbow
Generic synonyms: Force, Push
Derivative terms: Nudge, Nudger

3. Noun. A pointed instrument that is used to prod into a state of motion.
Exact synonyms: Goad
Specialized synonyms: Ankus, Gad, Spur
Generic synonyms: Device
Derivative terms: Goad, Goad

4. Verb. Urge on; cause to act. "They prod him to write the letter"; "The other children egged the boy on, but he did not want to throw the stone through the window"
Exact synonyms: Egg On, Incite
Specialized synonyms: Goose, Halloo, Goad
Derivative terms: Incitation, Incitation, Incitement, Inciter, Prodding

5. Verb. Poke or thrust abruptly. "He jabbed his finger into her ribs"
Exact synonyms: Dig, Jab, Poke, Stab
Generic synonyms: Thrust
Derivative terms: Dig, Jab, Jabbing, Poke, Poking

Definition of Prod

1. n. A pointed instrument for pricking or puncturing, as a goad, an awl, a skewer, etc.

2. v. t. 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.

Definition of Prod

1. Noun. (slang sometimes derogatory) A Protestant, (as termed by Roman Catholics), that is in the context of their religious beliefs, or those who have been born in the Protestant tradition, or sometimes those implied to be Protestant by their political ideology of Irish unionism or Ulster loyalism. ¹

2. Verb. To poke, to push, to touch. ¹

3. Verb. To encourage, to prompt. ¹

4. Noun. A device (often electrical) used to goad livestock into moving. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Prod

1. to jab with something pointed [v PRODDED, PRODDING, PRODS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Prod

procuresses
procuring
procursive epilepsy
procuticle
procuticles
procyclic
procyclical
procyclicalities
procyclicality
procyclidine
procyclin
procyclins
procymidone
procyonid
procyonids
prod (current term)
prodded
prodder
prodders
prodding
proddings
prodeath
prodefendant
prodefensin
prodefensins
prodegenerative
prodelision
prodelisions
prodemocracy
prodifferentiative

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