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nudge

noun

1 nudge

A slight push or shake.

synonym: jog.

Roget 550: indication; symbolism, symbolization; semiology, semiotics, semeiology, semeiotics; Zeitgeist.    [means of recognition: property] characteristic, diagnostic; lineament, feature, ... show more



verb

1 nudge

To push against gently:
— She nudged my elbow when she saw her friend enter the restaurant.

synonyms: poke at, prod.

Roget 550: indicate; be the sign etc. n.. of; denote, betoken; argue, testify etc. (evidence) 467; bear the impress etc. ... show more

2 nudge

Push into action by pestering or annoying gently.


Moby thesaurus: Roman candle, actuate, aid to navigation, alarm, amber light, assault, attouchement, balefire, beacon, beacon fire, bear, bear upon, bearing, beat the drum, bell, bell buoy, blinker, blue peter, boost, bring to recollection ... show more.

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