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General dictionaries General (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. pushes: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. pushes: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Pushes, pushes: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. pushes: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  5. pushes: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. pushes: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  7. pushes: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  8. pushes: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

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  1. pushes: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
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Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pushes: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pushes: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (push)

noun:  the act of applying force in order to move something away ("He gave the door a hard push")
noun:  an effort to advance ("The army made a push toward the sea")
noun:  the force used in pushing ("The push of the water on the walls of the tank")
noun:  an electrical switch operated by pressing a button ("The elevator was operated by push buttons")
noun:  enterprising or ambitious drive
verb:  approach a certain age or speed ("She is pushing fifty")
verb:  sell or promote the sale of (illegal goods such as drugs) ("The guy hanging around the school is pushing drugs")
verb:  press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of an action ("He pushed her to finish her doctorate")
verb:  move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner"
verb:  press against forcefully without being able to move ("She pushed against the wall with all her strength")
verb:  move strenuously and with effort ("The crowd pushed forward")
verb:  make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby ("`Now push hard,' said the doctor to the woman")
verb:  strive and make an effort to reach a goal ("We have to push a little to make the deadline!")
verb:  make publicity for; try to sell (a product) ("The salesman is aggressively pushing the new computer model")
verb:  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")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #79512)

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