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pushing, present participle; pushes, 3rd person singular present; pushed, past tense; pushed, past participle;
  1. Exert force on (someone or something), typically with one's hand, in order to move them away from oneself or the origin of the force
    • - she pushed her glass toward him
    • - he pushed a card under the door
    • - he pushed at the skylight, but it wouldn't budge
  2. Hold and exert force on (something) so as to cause it to move along in front of one
    • - a woman was pushing a stroller
  3. Move one's body or a part of it into a specified position, esp. forcefully or with effort
    • - she pushed her hands into her pockets
  4. Press (a part of a machine or other device)
    • - he pushed the button for the twentieth floor
  5. Affect (something) so that it reaches a specified level or state
    • - they expect that the huge crop will push down prices
  6. Move forward by using force to pass people or cause them to move aside
    • - she pushed her way through the crowded streets
    • - he pushed past an old woman in his haste
  7. (of an army) Advance over territory
    • - the guerrillas have pushed south to within 100 miles of the capital
  8. Exert oneself to attain something or surpass others
    • - I was pushing hard until about 10 laps from the finish
  9. Demand persistently
    • - the council continued to push for the better management of water resources
  10. Compel or urge (someone) to do something, esp. to work hard
    • - she believed he was pushing their daughter too hard
  11. Have very little of something, esp. time
    • - I'm a bit pushed for time at the moment
  12. Be nearly (a particular age)
    • - she must be pushing forty, but she's still a good looker
  13. Promote the use, sale, or acceptance of
    • - the company is pushing a $500 asking price
  14. Put forward (an argument or demand) with undue force or in too extreme a form
    • - he thought that the belief in individualism had been pushed too far
  15. Sell (a narcotic drug) illegally

  16. Prepare (a stack) to receive a piece of data on the top

  17. Transfer (data) to the top of a stack

  18. Develop (film) so as to compensate for deliberate underexposure

  1. An act of exerting force on someone or something in order to move them away from oneself
    • - he closed the door with a push
  2. An act of pressing a part of a machine or device
    • - the door locks at the push of a button
  3. Something that encourages or assists something else
    • - the fall in prices was given a push by official policy
  4. A vigorous effort to do or obtain something
    • - many clubs are joining in the fund-raising push
    • - he determined to make one last push for success
  5. A military attack in force
    • - the army was engaged in a push against guerrilla strongholds
  6. Forcefulness and enterprise
    • - an investor with the necessary money and push

  1. the act of applying force in order to move something away; "he gave the door a hard push"; "the pushing is good exercise"
  2. move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"
  3. the force used in pushing; "the push of the water on the walls of the tank"; "the thrust of the jet engines"
  4. press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of an action; "He pushed her to finish her doctorate"
  5. advertise: 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"
  6. energy: enterprising or ambitious drive; "Europeans often laugh at American energy"
  7. Rainbow/PUSH is a non-profit organization formed as a merger of two non-profit organizations — Operation PUSH (People United to Save Humanity) and the National Rainbow Coalition — founded by Jesse Jackson. The organizations pursue social justice, civil rights and political activism.
  8. Push is a 2009 American science fiction thriller film directed by Paul McGuigan. The film stars Chris Evans, Dakota Fanning, Camilla Belle, Cliff Curtis and Djimon Hounsou. ...
  9. Mike Dierickx, formerly known as Dirk Dierickx, and most commonly recognized under the aliases M.I.K.E., Push or Plastic Boy, is a Belgian DJ. Best known for the song "Universal Nation", he has also released other singles including "The Legacy" and "Strange World". ...
  10. Push was the debut album from British pop band Bros and was released in 1988. The album reached #2 on the UK Top 40 and spawned five hit singles, including the reissue of "I Owe You Nothing" which reached #1 in June 1988. ...
  11. Push, in comics, may refer to: * Push (Marvel Comics), an alias used by the Marvel Comics character Nancy Lu * Push (Wildstorm), a series from Wildstorm
  12. In computer science, a stack is a last in, first out (LIFO) abstract data type and data structure. A stack can have any abstract data type as an element, but is characterized by only two fundamental operations: push and pop. ...
  13. A short, directed application of force; an act of pushing; An act of tensing the muscles of the abdomen in order to expel its contents; A great effort (to do something); A marching or drill maneuver/manoeuvre performed by moving a formation (especially a company front) forward or toward the ...
  14. (pushy) Aggressively ambitious; overly assertive, bold or determined
  15. (PUSHING) A foul called when one player uses his hands or arms to shove a player on the other team. The penalty for this foul is a direct free kick.
  16. (PUSHING) Taking charge; being positive in what you want; exerting your will; being pushy; challenging yourself; saying or doing the right things to get what you want (pushing the right buttons) / If being pushed: Feeling coerced or taken for granted; needing encouragement; feeling stressed
  17. (Pushing (legal)) When a tribe sends a rim-side, or newly restarted, player resource deliveries to boost his rate of growth and dominate his area.
  18. (Pushing) A penal foul resulting from the unfair use of the arms or body to push, shove, or otherwise force an opponent into changing position or direction.
  19. (Pushing) Occurs when a player thrusts or shoves a player from behind.
  20. (Pushing) Push processing in photography, sometimes called uprating, refers to a film developing technique that increases the effective sensitivity of the film being processed. ...
  21. (pushing) A foul; intentional body conduct by one skater against another.
  22. (pushing) A stock car that is "pushing" will have a tendency to head toward the wall on a turn.  Also refered to as "tight".
  23. pushing mullock onto dump from an open cut
  24. (pushy) (adj) a typical fault of green dogs. A “pushy” dog will tend to work too close and move the stock too fast.
  25. When the dealer pushes the chips to the winning player at the end of a hand. It's also when dealers rotate to other tables.