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pushing

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adjective push·ing \ˈpu̇-shiŋ\

Definition of pushing

  1. 1 :  marked by ambition, energy, enterprise, and initiative

  2. 2 :  marked by tactless forwardness or officious intrusiveness



Examples of pushing in a sentence

  1. <among the young associates at the law firm, he was unmistakably the most pushing>

  2. <the sort of sycophantic, pushing man on the make that everyone loves to hate>



1677

First Known Use of pushing

1677




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