pushiness


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offensive boldness and assertiveness

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Late in the session, some House members apparently became a little miffed by the pushiness of the governor's office on tax and revenue issues.
The "children" successfully play out the preoccupations, pushiness and prejudice of the parents without us needing to see them.
The robust pushiness of the live cuts contrasts with the more considered and introspective nature of the Milanese session, although the title track opts for the intense approach, even though it's a studio take.
A waitress who was far too young and beautiful looked after us carefully but without pushiness.
And when it's time to go, there's little aggression or pushiness.
But the intrepid daters seem to shrug off the pushiness saying it didn't matter, as the majority were already thinking it, just not verbalizing it.
APPARENTLY, WHILE BEING JEWISH USED TO BE ASSOCIATED WITH GREED, DISLOYALTY, AND PUSHINESS, IT NOW IS ASSOCIATED WITH GOOD SATS, STRONG FAMILIES, AND FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY.
The Queen and Philip ignore her pushiness because Edward and Sophie's marriage is the only one among their children which has lasted.
And the appearance of advertisements telling the punting world the score demonstrates a new-found pushiness that is more than welcome.
He returns Lucy's pushiness with some perceptive comments of his own as he declares that she truly is a crabby person.
Self-esteem is important; pushiness is skin-deep and often reveals resentment and a lack of self-esteem.
The United States is widely hated in Pakistan and governments there must always appear to be standing firmly against American pushiness.
She's set to become high profile, Edwina Currie without the vulgar pushiness and desperation to show off.
In terms of his pushiness in a highly competitive field, he comes across as below average, but, in terms of international success as a cartoonist, he's not average at all, he's exceptional.
While travelling in France and Germany, she realised that music would be her life and after further short treks to Europe with various musos she finally used her intrinsic pushiness to get herself signed with Albion Records in the summer of 1978.