pushes 1 of 2

present tense third-person singular of push
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as in shoves
to apply force to (someone or something) so that it moves in front of one I had to push my damaged bike all the way home

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as in squeezes
to force one's way we had to push our way through a crowd that was mostly headed in the opposite direction

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pushes

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noun

plural of push

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“Pushes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pushes. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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