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shoves

verb
present tense third-person singular of shove

Synonyms of shoves

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to apply force to (someone or something) so that it moves in front of one
  • I had to keep shoving my heavy suitcase as I slowly made my way to the head of the line

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shoves

noun
plural of shove

Synonyms of shoves (Entry 2 of 2)

as in pushes

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“Shoves.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shoves. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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