Main meanings of noodging in English

: noodging1noodging2

noodging1

(also nudging, nudjing, nudzhing)

Pronunciation /ˈnʊdʒɪŋ/

noun

slang US
  • The action of pestering or persistently complaining.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Encounter. From noodge (although this is first attested slightly later) + -ing.

Main meanings of noodging in English

: noodging1noodging2

noodging2

(also nudging, nudzhing)

Pronunciation /ˈnʊdʒɪŋ/

adjective

slang US
  • Wheedling, whining, pestering.

Origin

1980s. From noodge + -ing.