|1. (noun) A small, gentle push.
2. (SLANG) A person who interferes in the lives of others by insisting they take his or her advice.
|EXAMPLE 1: At the restaurant my mother gave my father a nudge away from the desserts when they were standing in the buffet line.|
EXAMPLE 2: My aunt is a nudge who is always expressing her opinions to me about my job, my health, and who I should marry.
(CONSTRUCTION) A list of small defects and problems to be completed after most of the construction on a project has been accomplished. (NOTE: also used in reference to any list of minor problems to be fixed before completion of a major project)
|EXAMPLE: Before the first tenants move in to the new apartment building next week, the builder must finish everything on his punch list including broken lights, unpainted walls, and minor electrical problems.|