Synonyms of egg in English:

egg


See definition of egg

noun

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SYNONYMS

ovum, gamete, germ cell, zygote

informal nit

Australian informal goog

clutch, roe, spawn, seed, flyblow


Phrases

    bad egg

      ‘he assured my parents that I'm not a bad egg’

    egg someone on

      ‘‘Teach him a lesson’, shouted the boys, egging their friend on’

      SYNONYMS

      urge, goad, incite, provoke, prick, sting, propel, push, drive, prod, prompt, induce, impel, spur on, cheer on

      encourage, exhort, stimulate, motivate, galvanize, act as a stimulus to, act as an incentive to, inspire, stir

      North American informal

      root on, light a fire under

      rare

      incentivize

      egg