Synonyms for Needle:

n.

anther, beanstalk, boll, bract, bud, bulb, bur, aerial root. anger, frustrate, hypodermic, madden, provoke, stylus, drive someone mad. anode, cathode, circuit, circuit board, circuit breaker, circuitry, coil, conduit, contact, diaphragm, director, gauge, indicator, pointer. balloon, catheter, defibrillator, drain, drip, ecg, eeg, ekg, electrocardiogram, electrocardiograph, prickle, sharp. bobbin, cotton, eye, pincushion, pinhead, thimble, notions, cotton reel. cd player, deck, earpiece, ghetto blaster, gramophone, hi-fi, jukebox, boom box, earphones, compact disc player. cast on, crochet, knit, knitting, knitting needle, rib, ribbing, cast off, cable stitch. indicator (noun)
pointer.
leaf (noun)
bract.
needle (noun)
Acerate Leaf, awl, barb, fishhook, gimlet, goad, harpoon, hook, nail, nettle, phonograph needle, pike, pin, prong, quill, spine, staple, tack, thumbtack, hat pin.
perforator (noun)
arrow, auger, bit, blade, bore, die, drill, gouge, lance, penetrator, point, poker, punch, puncture, skewer, spear, spike, spur, stick, thorn, tip, Perforator.
plant (noun)
Acerate Leaf.

v.

aggravate (verb)
aggravate, annoy, antagonize, arouse, badger, bait, bedevil, bother, chafe, discompose, disturb, enrage, envenom, exacerbate, exasperate, fret, grate, harass, harry, hassle, inflame, infuriate, irk, irritate, nag, peeve, perturb, pester, rankle, tease, torment, trouble, upset, vex.
communication (verb)
goad.
perforate (verb)
penetrate, perforate, pierce, poke.
tease, annoy (verb)
aggravate, badger, bait, bedevil, bother, goad, harass, irk, irritate, nag, nettle, pester, provoke, spur.

Other synonyms:

bobbin, cast on, crochet, hypodermic, knitting, knitting needle, pincushion, pinhead, pointer, prickle, ribbing, thimble, notions, cable stitch, cotton reel. knit, cast off. cotton. eye, rib. aggravate
grate, irk, provoke.
Other relevant words:
Acerate Leaf, anger, bract, bur, director, eye, frustrate, gauge, goad, hi-fi, hypodermic, indicator, jukebox, knitting needle, nettle, phonograph needle, pincushion, pointer, prickle, provoke, rib, ribbing, sharp, stylus, notions.

Usage examples for needle

  1. Then he pressed home the needle he had prepared for the woman. – Feet Of Clay by Phillip Hoskins
  2. When work was brisk- and it was not always so since there had been such frequent strikes in Stanton Street- they could together make the rent money, and even more, as Paolo was learning and getting a stronger grip on the needle week by week. – Children of the Tenements by Jacob A. Riis
  3. It was a canvas- needle to the eye of which the cord was attached. – Malcolm Sage, Detective by Herbert George Jenkins