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Prod Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    prod n
  1. a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something; "the ceaseless prodding got on his nerves" [syn: goad, goading, prodding, urging, spur, spurring]
  2. a pointed instrument used to prod into motion [syn: goad] v
  3. to push against gently; "She nudged my elbow when she saw her friend enter the restaurant" [syn: nudge, poke at]
  4. urge on; cause to act; "They other children egged the boy on, but he did not want to throw the stone through the window" [syn: incite, egg on]
  5. poke or thrust abruptly; "he jabbed his finger into her ribs" [syn: jab, stab, poke, dig] [also: prodding, prodded]
Prod Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Prod \Prod\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Prodded; p. pr. & vb. n. Prodding.] To thrust some pointed instrument into; to prick with something sharp; as, to prod a soldier with a bayonet; to prod oxen; hence, to goad, to incite, to worry; as, to prod a student. --H. Taylor.
Prod Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Prod \Prod\, n. [Cf. Gael. & Ir. brod goad, prickle, sting, and E. brad, also W. procio to poke, thrust.]
  1. A pointed instrument for pricking or puncturing, as a goad, an awl, a skewer, etc.
  2. A prick or stab which a pointed instrument.
  3. A light kind of crossbow; -- in the sense, often spelled prodd. --Fairholt.

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