thrust on/upon

Definition of thrust on/upon

:to force (someone) to have or accept (something)
  • Fame was thrust upon her.

Word by Word Definitions

thrust play
  1. : to push or drive with force : shove

  2. : to cause to enter or pierce something by or as if by pushing

  3. : extend, spread

  1. : a forward or upward push

  2. : a movement (as by a group of people) in a specified direction

  3. : salient or essential element or meaning

upon play
  1. : on

  1. : on the surface : on it

  2. : thereafter, thereon


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