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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - A slight push or shake v. - Push into action by pestering or annoying gently; To push against gently.

Usage examples (19)
  • It’s only a nudge, but sometimes a nudge is all that’s needed.
  • That's the problem: at the moment, there's not much they are willing to do without a strong nudge from the Americans.
  • Actually, it hasn't been wrestling so much as a quick nudge from the conscience followed by a strong pull from the next box score.
  • A nudge is a friendly hello, and a reminder that you've got supporters. for more
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