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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. nudge, jogverb

    a slight push or shake

    jog, lope, trot

  2. nudge, poke at, prodverb

    to push against gently

    "She nudged my elbow when she saw her friend enter the restaurant"

    poke, jab, prod, stab, dig, incite, poke at, egg on

  3. nudgeverb

    push into action by pestering or annoying gently

    prod, poke at

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. nudgeverb

    push gently

  2. nudgenoun

    gentle push

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. nudgeverb

    poke (with the elbow)

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  1. Michele Polo:

    The number of people in Italy interested in fast broadband services is not that high so a lot depends on pricing. A single network could nudge prices up so the regulator's role is important, the risk of TIM using its dominant position is there.

  2. Top Model:

    Im definitely more open with my body and Im an outgoing person. I am from Germany and I am, you know, I dont always tend to wear the most clothes, so you know sometimes they will give me a nudge and be like, Mom, really ?

  3. Lawrence Yun:

    Some improvement in supply during prior months helped nudge up sales in September, housing demand remains strong as buyers likely want to secure a home before mortgage rates increase even further next year.

  4. Ben Wood:

    My expectation is that Apple will probably have to nudge prices up.

  5. Richard Peirce:

    If you're a diver with an underwater camera, use it, if you're a snorkeler, rip off your snorkel and use it to poke the shark, i've had a lot of sharks come at me, and it's (been) enough to use a shark billy -- a small metal rod between two and three feet long -- and I've just given them a little nudge on their nose.

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