It was her catch-twenty-two: she needed him alive to use him as a tool to nudge the scales.
She stood and gave the chair a nudge with her foot.
When she heard strange noises in the night, a simple nudge would replace the telephone call she was too ashamed to make.
He urged Ed ahead with a gentle nudge of the knees, and followed the peccary.
Sometimes I favor an outcome and nudge the chain of events to fulfill it.
She watched Jule nudge Charlie.