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goad
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  • Most dangerous Is that temptation that doth goad us on To sin in loving virtue: never could the strumpet, With all her double vigour, art, and nature, Once stir my temper; but this virtuous maid Subdues me quite.

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  • She goaded him into an argument.
  • She tried to goad the candidate into saying something extreme.

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