Definition of pusher
: one that pushes; especially : one that pushes illegal drugs
Recent Examples of pusher from the Web
The primary objection to bike lanes is that these pathways for pedal pushers take an economic toll on businesses.
Like any art, as taxidermy publications were established and schools founded — the Northwestern School of Taxidermy in Nebraska once offered a home course that inspired many an older taxidermist — traditionalists were met by boundary pushers.
Right down to the end, the pencil pusher was dedicated.
Broadcasting is the drug; the bigger pusher usually wins.
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Definition of pusher for English Language Learners
: someone who sells illegal drugs
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