jostle

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the act of jostling (forcing your way by pushing)

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make one's way by jostling, pushing, or shoving

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come into rough contact with while moving

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I walk through the crowded streets, men jostle me, and I seem to walk in a dead city.
They were jumbled together in a most unsightly fashion, in the middle of the road; to the great obstruction of the thoroughfare and the annoyance of passengers, who were fain to make their way, as they best could, among carts, baskets, barrows, trucks, casks, bulks, and benches, and to jostle with porters, hucksters, waggoners, and a motley crowd of buyers, sellers, pick- pockets, vagrants, and idlers.
Require not crashes but jostles (repetition of letters in any position).
Global positioning system (GPS) instruments placed on the ice mass soon after it became stuck show that it constantly jostles very slightly back and forth, probably as a result of the sloshing of ocean tides, says Emile A.
38) Examples abound of similar fatal confrontations sparked by trivial comments and incidental jostles interpreted to be assaults on manhood.