Another word for push


push, thrust - the force used in pushing

Example:- the push of the water on the walls of the tank

push, pushing - the act of applying force in order to move something away

Example:- he gave the door a hard push

energy, get-up-and-go, push - enterprising or ambitious drive

Example:- Europeans often laugh at American energy

button, push, push button - an electrical switch operated by pressing

Example:- the elevator was operated by push buttons

push - an effort to advance

Example:- the army made a push toward the sea


drive, labor, labour, push, tug - strive and make an effort to reach a goal

Example:- She tugged for years to make a decent living

push - sell or promote the sale of (illegal goods such as drugs)

Example:- The guy hanging around the school is pushing drugs

bear on, push - press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of an action

Example:- He pushed her to finish her doctorate

push - press against forcefully without moving

Example:- she pushed against the wall with all her strength

force, push - move with force,

Example:- He pushed the table into a corner

push - move strenuously and with effort

Example:- The crowd pushed forward

press, push - make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby

Example:- `Now push hard,' said the doctor to the woman

advertise, advertize, promote, push - make publicity for; try to sell (a product)

Example:- The salesman is aggressively pushing the new computer model

agitate, campaign, crusade, fight, press, push - exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for

Example:- The liberal party pushed for reforms

crowd, push - approach a certain age or speed

Example:- She is pushing fifty

Tweets containing the word push

Source : WordNet