- I(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)adj. aggressive. See attack.II(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) a.aggressive, bumptious, obnoxious, domineering, bossy, controlling, officious, overbearing.ANT.: passive, submissive, deferentialIII(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective Rude and disrespectful: assuming, assumptive, audacious, bold, boldfaced, brash, brazen, cheeky, contumelious, familiar, forward, impertinent, impudent, insolent, malapert, nervy, overconfident, pert, presuming, presumptuous, sassy, saucy, smart. Informal: brassy, flip, fresh, smart-alecky, snippety, snippy, uppish, uppity. Slang: wise1. See ATTITUDE, COURTESY.
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pushy — UK [ˈpʊʃɪ] / US adjective Word forms pushy : adjective pushy comparative pushier superlative pushiest informal extremely determined to get what you want, even if it annoys other people children with pushy parents Derived words: pushily adverb… … English dictionary
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pushy — adjective Aggressively ambitious; overly assertive, bold or determined. Parents are ruining school sports days by being pushy and overbearing, a survey suggests. BBC See Also: push … Wiktionary