- A pustule; a pimple.
- A thrust with a pointed instrument, or with the end of a
- Any thrust. pressure, impulse, or force, or force applied; a
shove; as, to give the ball the first push.
- An assault or attack; an effort; an attempt; hence, the time
or occasion for action.
- The faculty of overcoming obstacles; aggressive energy; as,
he has push, or he has no push.
- To press against with force; to drive or impel by
pressure; to endeavor to drive by steady pressure, without striking; --
opposed to draw.
- To thrust the points of the horns against; to gore.
- To press or urge forward; to drive; to push an objection
- To bear hard upon; to perplex; to embarrass.
- To importune; to press with solicitation; to tease.
- To make a thrust; to shove; as, to push with the horns or
with a sword.
- To make an advance, attack, or effort; to be energetic;
as, a man must push in order to succeed.
- To burst pot, as a bud or shoot.