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, pushing(noun)

    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. pushing(Verb)

    Dealing illicit drugs, especially to minors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pushing

    of Push

  2. Pushing(adj)

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

British National Corpus

  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

How to pronounce pushing?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say pushing in sign language?

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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. Jay Travis:

    We love our neighborhoods, but unfortunately this has been a persistent problem in terms of excessive force being used by the police and the murder of black people with impunity by the police, so we're out of here for love for our city, we're out of here pushing for change ... and we're out here because we value the lives of black people that live throughout the city.

  2. Superintendent Kirk Carpenter:

    To get a project like this done in a month’s time was absolutely amazing, no one's going to change what we do at that high school, and that's to make sure learning takes place. Book admits demolishing Building 12, erecting a new building and implementing a memorial park on campus is a daunting task, especially with Florida’s legislative session nearing its end. Estimates for the proposal come in around $ 25 to 30 million, which would come from state appropriations. Not to mention the freshman building on Marjory Stoneman Douglas ’ campus holds about 900 students, a quarter of the school’s population. Lawmakers are pushing to demolish Building 12 and implement a memorial park in its place. ( Fox News) The school, named after a women’s suffrage advocate, opened in 1990. It’s about two hours north of Miami. Charo acknowledges it will be hard for the school to adjust without the building, saying it.

  3. Leena Shankar Nathan:

    Nearly all women poop while pushing out their babies.

  4. Jessica Wu:

    Cutting and overly vigorous pushing will make them thick and crack and, worse, lift up.

  5. Lesley Hollywood:

    Colorado Republican Sen. Cory Gardner's going to determine should we be pushing this on the federal level ? my guess is Colorado Republican Sen. Cory Gardner's going to say no, because I trust Colorado Republican Sen. Cory Gardner's going to dig into this enough to realize this is dangerous legislation.

Images & Illustrations of pushing

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