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synonyms for prodded

  • advised
  • cautioned
  • forewarned
  • notified
  • prompted
  • made aware
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How to use prodded in a sentence

I stood back out of the way, and the three were prodded into a row in front of the low table.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
Though prodded, the beast moved slowly and with great effort, its legs sinking up to the knees in the sand.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
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.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
Bayonets prodded, swords thrust, Tom Halstead wielded his club and Hank was busy with his weight.
UNCLE SAM'S BOYS AS LIEUTENANTSH. IRVING HANCOCK
He thrust a piece of bamboo into the hole and prodded the helpless captives below with a savage energy.
THE ARGUS PHEASANTJOHN CHARLES BEECHAM
He drew his breath as if in his sleep she had prodded some old wound, and the dent between his brows deepened.
WHERE THE PAVEMENT ENDSJOHN RUSSELL
The men in the boat climbed after him, and he was rolled and prodded until he was able to open his eyes and speak.
MOTOR MATT'S PERIL, OR, CAST AWAY IN THE BAHAMASSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
Two men in a boat prodded with a pole in the water's depths, without encountering the body of the unhappy young man.
THE FOURTH ESTATE, VOL. 2ARMANDO PALACIO VALDS
And Comyn and I waited, straining and expectant, like boys who have prodded a wild beast and stand ready for the spring.
RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
This attack was wholly unexpected, and therefore no means of defense had been prodded.
COMPLETE STATE OF THE UNION ADDRESSES FROM 1790 TO 2006VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PRODDED

  • advised
  • cautioned
  • forewarned
  • made aware
  • notified
  • prodded
  • prompted
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.