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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A pointed instrument that is used to urge into a state of motion; A verbalization that encourages you to attempt something v. - Poke or thrust abruptly; Urge on; To push against gently.

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  • Like this one best but they were all superb efforts I prod is fabulous too!!!
  • The mutawwa'in prod shoppers to say their devotions when the shops close for prayer, several times daily.
  • A little prod from the sofa.
  • Phillips said that the coaching staff started to "prod" the players but not all responded. for more
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