Synonyms of nudge in English:

nudge


See definition of nudge

verb

1‘he nudged Ben in the ribs’

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poke, elbow, dig, prod, jog, jab, butt

2‘the canoe nudged a bank of reeds’

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touch, run into

3‘enthusiastic reviewers have been known to nudge recalcitrant publishers into action’

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prompt, encourage, coax, stimulate, prod, jog

4‘unemployment was nudging 3 million’

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approach, come close to, get close to, be verging on, border on, near


noun

1‘Maggie gave him a nudge’

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poke, dig in the ribs, dig, prod, jog, jab, butt, push

2‘after a little nudge from me, she remembered Lilian’

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reminder, prompt, prompting, push, prod, encouragement