[poo sh-ee] /ˈpʊʃ i/
adjective, pushier, pushiest. Informal.
obnoxiously forward or self-assertive.
adjective (informal) pushier, pushiest
offensively assertive or forceful
aggressively or ruthlessly ambitious
“forward, aggressive,” 1894 of persons (1891 of a cow), from push (v.) + -y (2). Related: Pushily; pushiness.
- Push-in robbery
noun phrase A violent burglary or mugging done as the victim opens the door (1976+)
[poo sh-ing] /ˈpʊʃ ɪŋ/ adjective 1. that . 2. enterprising; energetic. 3. tactlessly or officiously aggressive; forward; intrusive. [poo sh] /pʊʃ/ verb (used with object) 1. to press upon or against (a thing) with force in order to move it away. 2. to move (something) in a specified way by exerting force; shove; drive: to […]
- Push it
Be overly insistent or forward, as in I promise to think over your proposal, but don’t push it. This idiom uses push in the sense of “force some activity or issue.” [ First half of 1800s ]
- Push media
messaging A model of media distribution where items of content are sent to the user (viewer, listener, etc.) in a sequence, and at a rate, determined by a server to which the user has connected. This contrasts with pull media where the user requests each item individually. Push media usually entail some notion of a […]