View definitions for prodded


adjective as in reminded

Discover More

Example Sentences

Ironically, when prodded, Banks gives me the same line that lover did—just listen to the song.

The medical team literally poked and prodded the girls while they were in trances, seeing if physical pain could wake them.

Prodded, Benjamin admits that she keeps photos of Holmes in her wallet and on her bedroom wall.

And prodded by McGettigan, the witness recounted the gifts of clothes and sports equipment Sandusky gave her young son.

When prodded, Polanski proves a rather unreliable critic of his own films.

I stood back out of the way, and the three were prodded into a row in front of the low table.

Though prodded, the beast moved slowly and with great effort, its legs sinking up to the knees in the sand.

I have had several narrow escapes from being prodded, but it is useless to yell at her, or even to use the whip on her.

Bayonets prodded, swords thrust, Tom Halstead wielded his club and Hank was busy with his weight.

He thrust a piece of bamboo into the hole and prodded the helpless captives below with a savage energy.


Synonym of the Day

Which one is a synonym for muddle?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to prodded, such as: advised, cautioned, forewarned, notified, prompted, and made aware.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.