Student Thesaurus

One entry found for prod.
Entry Word: prod
Function: verb
Text: 1 to urge or push forward with or as if with a pointed object <my sister keeps prodding me with her pencil to move along faster>
Synonyms goad, spur
Related Words chuck, jab, jog, nudge, poke; bore, drill, pierce, prick, punch, puncture, stab, stick; drive, propel
2 to try to persuade (someone) through earnest appeals to follow a course of action <a public outcry prodded the politicians into action> -- see URGE