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Synonyms for push

make or force your way

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sell

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push for something

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push off

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push on

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the push

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to exert pressure

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to force to move or advance with or as if with blows or pressure

to cause to stick out

to force one's way into a place or situation

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to do or achieve by forcing obstacles out of one's way

to make known vigorously the positive features of (a product)

to engage in the illicit sale of (narcotics)

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push on: to move along a particular course

an act or instance of using force so as to propel ahead

an organized effort to accomplish a purpose

an aggressive readiness along with energy to undertake taxing efforts

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the act of applying force in order to move something away

the force used in pushing

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enterprising or ambitious drive

press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of an action

strive and make an effort to reach a goal

press against forcefully without moving

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approach a certain age or speed

exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person

sell or promote the sale of (illegal goods such as drugs)

move strenuously and with effort

make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby

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His show - in which celebrities were humiliated by Blobby or doused in gunge - was a Saturday night staple until it was given the push in 1999 when viewers began to desert.
EVERTON and taxi cabs have always had a peculiar affinity, ever since Johnny Carey was given the push in one 40 years ago.
A Blind Date contestant has been given the push - by immigration officials.
THE excruciatingly dull Soapstars family who won a place on Emmerdale are being given the push because they have not bonded with viewers.
Hills are betting on how many of the managers currently in charge of the 20 topflight clubs will still be in the hot seat when the new season starts - and it's just 40-1 that eight or more have been given the push by then.
After Iain Dowie was given the push on Monday morning, Coventry's second lowest league crowd of the season, 15,260, was hoping for an immediate response from their out-of-form team.
GEORGE Galloway was last night given the push from Big Brother - as he was voted out in a landslide.
As confusion reigned over the exact circumstances which led to the departure, Nevin revealed that Davies had lost the backing of the Fir Park board, insinuating that he had been given the push.
Even the show's oldest member Eric Richard, Sergeant Bob Cryer, was given the push.
Mr Clarke was given the push at 5pm on Monday after being called to Tony Blair's office.