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  1. goad

    • IPA[ɡōd]

    美式

    • v.
      provoke or annoy (someone) so as to stimulate some action or reaction;drive or urge (an animal) on with a goad
    • n.
      a spiked stick used for driving cattle.;a thing that stimulates someone into action
    • verb: goad, 3rd person present: goads, gerund or present participle: goading, past tense: goaded, past participle: goaded

    • 釋義

    動詞

    • 1. provoke or annoy (someone) so as to stimulate some action or reaction he goaded her on to more daring revelations
    • 2. drive or urge (an animal) on with a goad the cowboys goaded their cattle across the meadows

    名詞

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    • IPA[ɡəʊd]

    英式

    • v.
      provoke or annoy (someone) so as to stimulate an action or reaction: he was trying to goad her into a fight
    • n.
      a spiked stick used for driving cattle.

    Oxford Dictionary