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goad
used in Lord of the Flies

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Definition
to a human:  to provoke or encourage someone to do something — usually something bad and often provoking in an annoying manner

to an animal:  to prod with a pointed stick to make it move
  • He could not bring himself to be specific at first; but then fear and loneliness goaded him.
    p. 189.5
goaded = provoked (caused to taking action)
There are no more uses of "goad" in Lord of the Flies.

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