shove

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
v. push, hustle; urge, thrust, force; crowd, cram, wedge; shoulder, jostle, jog, jar, elbow, nudge. See impulse.
II
(Roget's IV) v.
Syn. jostle, push, push out of one's way, shoulder, jostle, elbow.
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus)
I
n.
push, drive, thrust, elbow, jostle, shoulder, press, nudge.
II
v.
push, drive, thrust, elbow, jostle, *bulldoze, shoulder, strongarm, muscle, *bull, press, propel, move, nudge.
IV
(Roget's Thesaurus II) I verb 1. To force to move or advance with or as if with blows or pressure: drive, propel, push, ram, thrust. See MOVE. 2. To cause to stick out: poke, push, thrust. See CONVEX. 3. To do or achieve by forcing obstacles out of one's way: press, push, ram. See PUSH. 4. To force one's way into a place or situation: push. Informal: muscle. See ENTER, PUSH. II noun An act or instance of using force so as to propel ahead: butt1, push, thrust. See PUSH.

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  • shove — O.E. scufan push away (class II strong verb; past tense sceaf, pp. scoven), from P.Gmc. *skeub , *skub (Cf. O.N. skufa, O.Fris. skuva, Du. schuiven, O.H.G. scioban, Ger. schieben to push, thrust, Goth. af skiuban) to put away, from PIE root …   Etymology dictionary

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