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goad
used in The Chocolate War

3 uses
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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
  • I'm not giving up, Jerry had pledged, listening to Archie's goading voice.
    Chapter 35 (58% in)
goading = prodding or encouraging
  • Mocking, goading, cajoling and looking for trouble.
    Chapter 31 (7% in)
  • Archie goaded.
    Chapter 35 (22% in)

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