nudged, past participle; nudges, 3rd person singular present; nudging, present participle; nudged, past tense;
Prod (someone) gently, typically with one's elbow, in order to draw their attention to something
people were nudging each other and pointing at me
Touch or push (something) gently or gradually
the canoe nudged a bank of reeds
Coax or gently encourage (someone) to do something
we have to nudge the politicians in the right direction
Approach (an age, figure, or level) very closely
both men were nudging fifty
A light touch or push
he gave her shoulder a nudge
she appreciated the nudge to her memory
a slight push or shake
to push against gently; "She nudged my elbow when she saw her friend enter the restaurant"
push into action by pestering or annoying gently
(nudger) someone who nudges; someone who gives a gentle push; "he needs a regular nudger to keep him awake"
Nudge: Improving Decisions about Health, Wealth, and Happiness is a book written by Richard Thaler and Cass Sunstein. The book draws on research in psychology and behavioral economics to defend libertarian paternalism and active engineering of choice architecture.
A gentle push; A feature of instant messaging software used to get the attention of another user, as by shaking the conversation window or playing a sound; To push against gently, especially in order to gain attention or give a signal; To near or come close to something
A method of controlling the ball by moving the machine itself. See Shaking/Nudging in Skills for the Pinball Player for a full description.
An action reminding a user to update their status. You can only do this to someone who follows you and who has a device registered with Twitter.
To move an object slightly. In many programs, you can nudge a selected object using the arrow keys on the keyboard.
The process of moving a line a fixed small distance across the screen using the arrow keys on the keyboard.
one of the two dray beasts of the Dowell and Barla family [GWHD/18].
A Nudge is a feature awarded on a fruit machine that allows you to move the reel upwards or downwards one symbol spot at a time in the hope of bringing in a winning combination.
Key part of the English one-day batsman’s repertoire in the days before we decided to copy the rest of the world and actually hit the bloody thing.
A little push (noun); to give a little push(verb).
A machine feature which allows the player to step a reel one position (for each nudge) forwards or sometimes also backwards with a view to creating a winning combination.
The reels in this slot game move up or down one symbol when a nudge symbol hits. Examples of a nudge game are Slam Dunk, Balloon Bars and Knock Down.