Goad vs Gonad - What's the difference?

goad | gonad |


As nouns the difference between goad and gonad

is that goad is a long, pointed stick used to prod animals while gonad is (anatomy) a sex organ that produces gametes; specifically, a testicle or ovary.

As a verb goad

is to prod with a goad.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

goad

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A long, pointed stick used to prod animals.
  • * Macaulay
  • The daily goad urging him to the daily toil.

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To prod with a goad.
  • To encourage or stimulate.
  • To incite or provoke.
  • goading a boy to fight

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    * goat

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    gonad

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (anatomy) A sex organ that produces gametes; specifically, a testicle or ovary.
  • (slang, in the plural) The testicles.
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