n.1.A pustule; a pimple.
v. t.1.To press against with force; to drive or impel by pressure; to endeavor to drive by steady pressure, without striking; - opposed to draw.
[imp. & p. p. Pushed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Pushing.]
2.To thrust the points of the horns against; to gore.
If the ox shall push a manservant or maidservant, . . . the ox shall be stoned.
- Ex. xxi. 32.
3.To press or urge forward; to drive; to push an objection too far.
We are pushed for an answer.
- Swift.
4.To bear hard upon; to perplex; to embarrass.
5.To importune; to press with solicitation; to tease.
To push down
to overthrow by pushing or impulse.
v. i.1.To make a thrust; to shove; as, to push with the horns or with a sword.
2.To make an advance, attack, or effort; to be energetic; as, a man must push in order to succeed.
3.To burst pot, as a bud or shoot.
To push on
to drive or urge forward; to hasten.
The rider pushed on at a rapid pace.
- Sir W. Scott.
n.1.A thrust with a pointed instrument, or with the end of a thing.
2.Any thrust. pressure, impulse, or force, or force applied; a shove; as, to give the ball the first push.
3.An assault or attack; an effort; an attempt; hence, the time or occasion for action.
When it comes to the push, 'tis no more than talk.
- L' Estrange.
4.The faculty of overcoming obstacles; aggressive energy; as, he has push, or he has no push.
1.A crowd; a company or clique of associates; a gang.
Noun1.Pushpush - the act of applying force in order to move something away; "he gave the door a hard push"; "the pushing is good exercise"
Synonyms: pushing
2.push - the force used in pushing; "the push of the water on the walls of the tank"; "the thrust of the jet engines"
Synonyms: thrust
3.push - enterprising or ambitious drive; "Europeans often laugh at American energy"
4.Pushpush - an electrical switch operated by pressing a button; "the elevator was operated by push buttons"; "the push beside the bed operated a buzzer at the desk"
Synonyms: push button, button
5.push - an effort to advance; "the army made a push toward the sea"
Verb1.push - move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"
Synonyms: force
draw, pull, force - cause to move along the ground by pulling; "draw a wagon"; "pull a sled"
2.push - press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of an action; "He pushed her to finish her doctorate"
Synonyms: bear on
3.push - make publicity for; try to sell (a product); "The salesman is aggressively pushing the new computer model"; "The company is heavily advertizing their new laptops"
4.push - strive and make an effort to reach a goal; "She tugged for years to make a decent living"; "We have to push a little to make the deadline!"; "She is driving away at her doctoral thesis"
Synonyms: labor, labour, tug, drive
5.push - press against forcefully without being able to move; "she pushed against the wall with all her strength"
6.push - approach a certain age or speed; "She is pushing fifty"
Synonyms: crowd
7.push - exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for; "The liberal party pushed for reforms"; "She is crusading for women's rights"; "The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate"
8.push - sell or promote the sale of (illegal goods such as drugs); "The guy hanging around the school is pushing drugs"
9.push - move strenuously and with effort; "The crowd pushed forward"
10.push - make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby; "`Now push hard,' said the doctor to the woman"
Synonyms: press
1.(programming)push - To put something onto a stack or pdl.

Opposite: "pop".
2.(communications)push - push media.
To dream that you are pushing something, symbolizes energy, effort, encouragement and a new drive to succeed in life. Consider also how you are someone in your life may be a "pushover". To dream that you are pushed or being pushed, signify that you are being pressure or feel coerced into doing something. Alternatively, it implies your need for perfection. You may be finding that you do not have enough time to complete a task.accelerate, actuate, advance, advance against, advance upon, adventuresomeness, adventurousness, advertise, advocate, aggrandize, aggravated assault, aggression, aggressiveness, ambition, ambitiousness, amperage, amphibious attack, apply pressure, armed assault, armipotence, ask, assailing, assailment, assault, attack, augment, authority, badger, ballyhoo, bang, banzai attack, bear, bear down upon, bear upon, bearing, beat it, beef, beef up, beg, beset, besiege, black power, black-market, black-marketeer, blandish, blitz, blitzkrieg, boost, bootleg, bowl, breakthrough, browbeat, brush aside, brush off, brute force, buck, bug, build, bull, bulldoze, bully, bullyrag, bump, bump against, bunch, bundle, bunt, burden, bustle, butt, butt against, buttonhole, cajole, call on, call upon, campaign, charge, charisma, circle, climacteric, clout, clutch, coax, coerce, cogence, cogency, compel, compound, compulsion, constrain, constraint, continue, convergence of events, counterattack, counteroffensive, coup de main, cow, cram, crippling attack, crisis, critical juncture, critical point, crossroads, crucial period, crunch, crush, dash, dead set at, deny, depart, depress, descent on, determination, die trying, dig, dint, dismissal, dispatch, diversion, diversionary attack, domineer, dragoon, drive on, driving force, drove, dun, duress, dynamism, eagerness, effect, effectiveness, effectuality, effort, egg on, elbow, emergency, encourage, energy, enlarge, enterprise, enterprisingness, enthusiasm, entreat, exert pressure, exhort, exigency, expand, expedite, extremity, fence, fire, flank, flank attack, flower power, foray, force majeure, forcefulness, forge ahead, forward, frontal attack, full blast, full force, gas, gas attack, get, get moving, get-up-and-get, get-up-and-go, getup, ginger, go, go ahead, go all out, go away, go slow, go-ahead, go-getting, go-to-itiveness, goad, group, gumption, harass, haste, hasten on, head, head-on attack, hie on, high-pressure, hinge, hit the road, horde, hound, hunch, hurry, hurry along, hurry on, hurry up, hurtle, hustle, hustle up, hype, impel, impetus, importune, impulse, impulsion, incentive, inch forward, incitation, incite, incitement, incursion, induce, infiltrate, infiltration, influence, initiative, insist, insist upon, instigation, intimidate, invasion, jab, jam, jawbone, jog, joggle, jolt, kick, launch, launch an attack, leave, light out, lightning attack, lightning war, lobby, lot, magnify, main force, main strength, make, make things hum, mana, march against, march upon, mass attack, megadeath, might, might and main, mightiness, mobilize, moonshine, motivate, motive power, mount an attack, move, moxie, muddle through, mugging, multitude, muscle power, nag, nag at, notice, nudge, offense, offensive, onset, onslaught, open an offensive, overburden, overkill, oversell, overstrain, overtax, panzer warfare, pass, pedal, peddle, pep, pepper, persuade, pester, pile drive, pinch, piss and vinegar, pizzazz, plague, plead with, plug, ply, poke, pole, poop, potence, potency, potentiality, power, power pack, power structure, power struggle, powerfulness, precipitate, prepotency, press forward, press on, pressure, proceed, prod, productiveness, productivity, promote, prompt, propagandize, propellant, propelling, propelment, propulsion, publicize, puff, puissance, pull, pulsion, punch, push forward, push off, push on, push through, pushfulness, pushiness, pushing, pushingness, quicken, raid, railroad, railroad through, ram, ram down, rash impulse, rattle, rebuff, recommend, reject, roll, rouse, row, rub, run, run against, run at, rush, rush along, sail away, sally, scram, scramble, set, set in motion, shake, shock tactics, shoot ahead, shoulder, shove off, shoving, shunt, sinew, skedaddle, snap, soft-soap, sortie, speed, speed along, speed up, spirit, spunk, spur, squab, squash, squeeze, squish, stampede, starch, steam, step lively, stimulate, strain, strait, strength, stress, strike, strong arm, superiority, superpower, sweep, sweep along, sweet-talk, take off, tamp, tax, tease, the boot, the sack, throng, torment, treadle, troll, trundle, try, try again, try and try, try hard, turn, turning point, tyrannize, unprovoked assault, up-and-comingness, urgency, validity, vehemence, venturesomeness, venturousness, verve, vigor, vim, virility, virtue, virulence, vitality, walking papers, wattage, weight, wheedle, whip, whip along, work on, zeal, zing, zip
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