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needle

Synonyms of needle in English:

noun

  • 1 a needle and thread
  • 2 the virus is transmitted via needles
    hypodermic needle, syringe
    informal hypo
  • 3 the needle on the meter
    indicator, pointer, marker, arrow, hand
  • 4 put the needle on the record
    stylus
  • verb

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  • 1 informal he needled her too much
    goad, provoke, bait, taunt, pester, harass, prick, prod, sting, tease;
    informal aggravate, rile, niggle, get in someone's hair, hassle, get to, bug, miff, peeve, get/put someone's back up, get under someone's skin, get at, ride
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    Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
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