Definition of 'goad'

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Example sentences containing 'goad'

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Rival fans goaded each other via text. The Sun (2009)It was fun watching him screeching at the useless players and goading fans. The Sun (2013)They were like animals, goading the police. The Sun (2011)He waves to the home fans, goading them. The Sun (2009)He was jeered for joking about missing jets, then goaded fans to boo louder. The Sun (2014)A large crowd goaded the police as they forced him towards their van. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I kept trying to goad him into trying to sweep. The Sun (2014)These constraints force its constituent minerals to change their atomic structure, goaded beyond endurance as they lie progressively deeper. Richard Fortey THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)Outside, the photographers were lurking, trying to goad her into saying something. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If he was trying to goad Gwendolen into doing a kindly act, he failed. Diana Wynne Jones CHARMED LIFE (1977)

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Translations for 'goad'

British English: goad VERB
If you goad someone, you deliberately make them feel angry or irritated, often causing them to react by doing something.
He wondered if the psychiatrist was trying to goad him into some unguarded response.


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