What does pushing mean?

Definitions for pushing
ˈpʊʃ ɪŋpush·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word pushing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. push, pushingnoun

    the act of applying force in order to move something away

    "he gave the door a hard push"; "the pushing is good exercise"

Wiktionary

  1. pushingverb

    Dealing illicit drugs, especially to minors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pushing

    of Push

  2. Pushingadjective

    pressing forward in business; enterprising; driving; energetic; also, forward; officious, intrusive

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pushing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4177

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'pushing' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2580

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pushing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pushing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of pushing in a Sentence

  1. Sheikh Hasina:

    Side by side with the middlemen, punishment will have to be given against those who are moving from the country in illegal way, they are tainting the image of the country along with pushing their life into a danger.

  2. Ammar Hikmat:

    Our security forces are now pushing forward toward the presidential complex and have already entered parts of it, i think the whole city will be retaken within the coming 24 hours.

  3. Aaron Donald:

    I always told myself tough times don't last, but tough people do... Keep pushing

  4. Andy Kim:

    I literally started with people that I knew out in Afghanistan, calling, texting, emailing, some of them we're able to get out, and those are some of the good news stories that help kind of propel us to keep pushing.

  5. Tom Rothman:

    Instead of pushing [' Greyhound' ] well into next year, there were many streamers who were very avid for it, and Apple was extremely excited about it, apple was a really, really good home for that particular film. In the case of' Greyhound,' making a deal with Apple made sense, but that is not our overall business.

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