To touch gently, as with the elbow, in order to call attention or convey intimation.
- To push against gently, especially in order to gain attention or give a signal.
- To come close to; near: "The temperature was nudging 105 degrees in the shade” ( Scouting).
- A gentle push.
- One who persistently pesters, annoys, or complains.
- To annoy persistently; pester.
- To complain or carp persistently.