Synonyms of needle in English:



  • 1 the needle on the meter barely moved
    indicator, pointer, marker, arrow, hand
  • 2 she lowered the needle on to the record
  • verb

    Back to top  
  • informal why had she allowed Leo to needle her into telling him?
    goad, provoke, bait, taunt, pester, harass, prick, prod, sting;
    British informal wind up, get at, nark, get across
    North American informal ride
    vulgar slang piss off
    rare exacerbate, hump, rasp
  • Word links

    belonephobia fear of needles

    Definition of needle in:

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

    Word of the day bogle
    Pronunciation: ˈbōɡəl
    a phantom or goblin