thrustful

adjective
thrust·​ful | \ ˈthrəst-fəl How to pronounce thrustful (audio) \

Definition of thrustful

British
: characterized by thrust : aggressive thrustful young man on the makeCurrent Literature

Examples of thrustful in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Vava was a strong, brave, thrustful player with excellent technique. SI.com, "World Cup Countdown: 14 Weeks to Go - The 1st Player to Score in 2 Finals, the Magical Vava," 15 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of thrustful

1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Thrustful.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thrustful. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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