So nudging those numbers just a fraction of a percent could make you billions—and seriously rip off the rest of us.
I worry that these forces are nudging our kids towards behaviors that could adversely impact them down the road.
So have you become the new Loretta Young as you are nudging your mid-40s?
"to push slightly with the elbow," 1670s, perhaps from Scandinavian (cf. Norwegian nugge, nyggje "to jostle, rub;" Icelandic nugga "to rub, massage"). Related: Nudged; nudging.
"complainer, nagger," 1960s, from Yiddish, from Slavic words meaning "fret, ache," realted to the root of nudnik (q.v.).
"a slight push," 1836, from nudge (v.).
That is easy