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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of applying force in order to move something away adj. - Marked by aggressive ambition and energy and initiative.

Usage examples (32)
  • The pushing is good exercise
  • That's just a felony: spending the first year of your term pushing an ABC plan that is laughable is the real crime.
  • The left are very experienced in pushing their agenda.
  • There's value in pushing back, as long as it's measured. for more
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