HyperDic: prodding

English > 1 sense of the word prodding:
NOUNcommunicationprodding, goad, goading, prod, urging, spur, spurringa verbalization that encourages you to attempt something
prodding > pronunciation
Soundspraa'dihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > prodding: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningA verbalization that encourages you to attempt something.
Example"the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves"
Synonymsgoad, goading, prod, urging, spur, spurring
BroaderencouragementThe expression of approval and support
Spanishacicate, aguijoneo, aguijón, empujón, espuela, estímulo, exhorto, incentivo, incitación
Catalanagulló, empenta, esperó, estímul, fible, fibló, incentiu
Verbsprodurge on

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