verb (used with object), prod·ded, prod·ding.
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OTHER WORDS FROM prodprodder, nounun·prod·ded, adjective
Definition for prod (2 of 3)
noun Chiefly Ulster Slang: Disparaging and Offensive.
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Example sentences from the Web for prod
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.Did the Virgin Mary Warn Rwanda’s Holiest Town of the Genocide?|Nina Strochlic|April 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Prodded, Benjamin admits that she keeps photos of Holmes in her wallet and on her bedroom wall.I Love James Holmes: An Admirer Opens Up About Her Crush|Christine Pelisek|January 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And prodded by McGettigan, the witness recounted the gifts of clothes and sports equipment Sandusky gave her young son.Jerry Sandusky Trial, Day Five: Sandusky’s Defense Flails|Diane Dimond|June 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
When prodded, Polanski proves a rather unreliable critic of his own films.In New Roman Polanski Documentary, An Odd Evasion of Rape Controversy|Richard Porton|May 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I stood back out of the way, and the three were prodded into a row in front of the low table.Valley of the Croen|Lee Tarbell
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.The Red Cow and Her Friends|Peter McArthur
Bayonets prodded, swords thrust, Tom Halstead wielded his club and Hank was busy with his weight.Uncle Sam's Boys as Lieutenants|H. Irving Hancock
He thrust a piece of bamboo into the hole and prodded the helpless captives below with a savage energy.The Argus Pheasant|John Charles Beecham