A verbalization that encourages you to attempt something (synset 107267046)
"the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves"hypernym: encouragement - the expression of approval and support
A pointed instrument that is used to prod into a state of motion (synset 104014040)
hypernym: device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purposehyponym:synonym: goad
To push against gently (synset 201233816)
"She nudged my elbow when she saw her friend enter the restaurant"
Cause to act (synset 201233274)"The other children egged the boy on, but he did not want to throw the stone through the window"
Poke or thrust abruptly (synset 201232540)
"he jabbed his finger into her ribs"hypernym: thrust - push forcefully
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