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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act of applying force in order to move something away.

Usage examples (46)
  • You cannot push anyone up the ladder, unless he is willing to climb himself.
  • The elevator was operated by push buttons
  • The push beside the bed operated a buzzer at the desk
  • He gave the door a hard push for more
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