Part of speech:
A slight hollow made in a surface by a blow or pressure
The definition of a sob is the sound one makes when crying loudly.
A person or thing regarded with anger, contempt, etc.
The definition of a tool is a device with a specific purpose.
(--- Slang) Harsh, unfair treatment. Often used with the :
Any sharp point; specif., a small, sharply pointed spine lacking vascular tissue and growing from the tissue under the outer layer of a plant
The definition of a nick is a small, shallow cut or notch, or a male's name.
A thrust, as with a knife or dagger
A hypodermic needle.
A cause of such suffering; pain, sorrow, poverty, squalor, etc.
A sudden, brief, darting pain or pang
The wound or pain caused by stinging.
A smarting sensation, pain or distress
A sudden sharp bodily pain:
Bodily suffering characterized by such feelings:
A dull, steady pain.
To sting with a stinger.
To stimulate; excite:
To stimulate is to excite, to invigorate or to spark someone's interest.
To press (something with a sharp point) into something else.
The definition of a prompt is a cue given to someone to help him remember what to say, or is something that causes another event or action to occur.
To jab or poke with or as with a pointed stick; goad
To sharpen to a point, as a pencil
To cut or pass through with or as if with a sharp instrument; stab or penetrate.
To pierce or stamp with rows of holes, as those between postage stamps, to allow easy separation.
To irritate; annoy; vex
The definition of incite is to rile people up or to inspire and encourage specific behavior.
To be overcome or submerged by a wave or surge of water.
To force (one's way), as through a crowd
Trigger is defined as to fire a gun or to start a series of events or emotions.
To cause someone to become annoyed or angry.
To cause to feel resentment or indignation.
To cause (the bowels) to evacuate.
To cause to be enthusiastic:
To cause by inciting; foment
To occasion, cause, or produce
To cause inflammation in (some organ or tissue)
The definition of impel is to force something to happen or to cause someone to do something.
The definition of galvanize is to inspire or stimulate someone to act, or to apply an electric current.
Foment is defined as to cause trouble, or to treat the skin with warm water or lotions.
To cause to become more active:
A deep notch, as in the edge of a leaf
Something that is of irregular, inferior, or dubious origin.
Any of various other sharp protuberances, such as a spine.
Any of the sharp, stiff projections on the bodies of certain animals, as the quill of a porcupine or a ray of a fish's fin
To be the cause of or reason for; result in.
A cutting or being cut
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