a rectangular protective plate of metal, plastic, ceramic, or other material applied vertically to the lock stile of a door.
noun 1. a seemingly unbiased telephone survey that is actually conducted by supporters of a particular candidate and disseminates negative information about an opponent. noun an opinion poll done with loaded questions or offering negative information to sway the opinions of those polled Usage Note push-polling n noun phrase : It’s called a ”push poll” […]
[poo sh-poo l] /ˈpʊʃˈpʊl/ noun 1. Radio. a two-tube symmetrical arrangement in which the grid excitation voltages are opposite in phase. adjective 2. of or relating to electronic devices having components with balanced signals opposite in phase. noun (modifier) 1. using two similar electronic devices, such as matched valves, made to operate 180° out of […]
noun The sex act: If they don’t go where she wants, it’s no push-push for him that night
[poo sh-rod] /ˈpʊʃˌrɒd/ noun, Automotive. 1. a in an overhead-valve engine that is part of the linkage used to open and close the valves. /ˈpʊʃˌrɒd/ noun 1. a metal rod transmitting the reciprocating motion that operates the valves of an internal-combustion engine having the camshaft in the crankcase