Translation of "goad" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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goadverb [ T ]

uk /ɡəʊd/ us /ɡoʊd/

to make a person or an animal react or do something by continuously annoying or upsetting them

She seemed determined to goad him into a fight. 环保主义者们施加的压力能使工业化国家减少矿物燃料的消耗量么?
He refused to be goaded by their insults. 他对他们的侮辱不屑一顾。
The runner was goadedon by his desire to keep up with the others. 这个队想要第一个完成航行,这激励着他们不停地努力。
A group of children were goading (= laughing at or pushing) another child in the school playground. 一群孩子正在学校操场上嘲弄推搡另外一个孩子。

(Translation of “goad” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)