Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

German translation of “goad”

goad

verb /ɡəud/
to urge or force (a person etc) to do something by annoying (him etc)
anstacheln
I was goaded into being rude to him.
(Definition of goad from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Urging & persuading, but you might be interested in these topics from the Expressing agreement & support topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “goad” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

roost

When birds roost, they go somewhere to rest or sleep.

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More