Pushes Meaning

There are 15 meaning(s) for word Pushes

Pushes Meaning 1 : press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of an action

    Example : He pushed her to finish her doctorate

    Synonyms : bear on
Pushes Meaning 2 : the act of applying force in order to move something away

    Example : he gave the door a hard push,the pushing is good exercise

    Synonyms : pushing
Pushes Meaning 3 : make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby

    Example : `Now push hard,' said the doctor to the woman

    Synonyms : press
Pushes Meaning 4 : an electrical switch operated by pressing

    Example : the elevator was operated by push buttons,the push beside the bed operated a buzzer at the desk

    Synonyms : button,  push button
Pushes Meaning 5 : move with force

    Example : He pushed the table into a corner

    Synonyms : force
Pushes Meaning 6 : strive and make an effort to reach a goal

    Example : We have to push a little to make the deadline!

    Synonyms : drive,  labor,  labour,  tug
Pushes Meaning 7 : make publicity for; try to sell (a product)

    Example : The salesman is aggressively pushing the new computer model

    Synonyms : advertise,  advertize,  promote
Pushes Meaning 8 : approach a certain age or speed

    Example : She is pushing fifty

    Synonyms : crowd
Pushes Meaning 9 : the force used in pushing

    Example : the push of the water on the walls of the tank

    Synonyms : thrust
Pushes Meaning 10 : 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

    Example : The liberal party pushed for reforms,The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate

    Synonyms : agitate,  campaign,  crusade,  fight,  press
Pushes Meaning 11 : enterprising or ambitious drive

    Synonyms : energy,  get-up-and-go
Pushes Meaning 12 : an effort to advance

    Example : the army made a push toward the sea

Pushes Meaning 13 : move strenuously and with effort

    Example : The crowd pushed forward

Pushes Meaning 14 : press against forcefully without moving

    Example : she pushed against the wall with all her strength

Pushes Meaning 15 : sell or promote the sale of (illegal goods such as drugs)

    Example : The guy hanging around the school is pushing drugs

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How to Pronounce Pushes

  • pʊʃ