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Synonyms and antonyms for goad

1. goad (n.)

a pointed instrument that is used to prod into a state of motion

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2. goad (v.)

urge with or as if with a goad

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3. goad (v.)

give heart or courage to

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4. goad (v.)

stab or urge on as if with a pointed stick

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5. goad (v.)

goad or provoke,as by constant criticism

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6. goad (n.)

a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something

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