pushy

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Etymology[edit]

From push +‎ -y.

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈpʊ.ʃi/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʊʃi

Adjective[edit]

pushy (comparative pushier, superlative pushiest)

  1. Overly assertive, bold or determined; aggressively ambitious.
    2005 June 24, BBC[1]:
    Pushy parents 'ruin sports days'

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