Word: 
Rhymes   Lyrics and poems   Near rhymes   Synonyms / Related   Phrases   Example sentences   Descriptive words   [Definitions]   Homophones   Similar sound   Same consonants  

Definitions of goad:
  • noun:   a verbalization that encourages you to attempt something
  • noun:   a pointed instrument used to prod into motion
  • verb:   prod or urge as if with a log stick
  • verb:   urge with or as if with a goad
  • verb:   goad or provoke,as by constant criticism
  • verb:   give heart or courage to
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 25000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #3449)

Related words...
(New!) Usage examples...
Descriptive words...

Search for goad at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Tip: Use RhymeZone to brainstorm synonyms and related words!

See goad used in context: 4 poetry verses, 1 Shakespeare work, 1 Bible passage, 3 definitions

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2017 Datamuse