Origin of jostle
OTHER WORDS FROM jostlejos·tle·ment, nounjostler, nounun·jos·tled, adjective
How to use jostle in a sentence
At first, I could only see people running, yelling and jostling.
From the seat behind, Red Dog reaches forward to tap Willie on the shoulder, jostling Gregg awake in the process.Stacks: Hitting the Note with the Allman Brothers Band|Grover Lewis|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Instead, Midnight Memories is more like a bunch of aspiring singles jumbled together, jostling for attention.
Midnight Memories is a bunch of aspiring singles jumbled together, jostling for attention.
He also knows Likud politics is more about internal jostling for power than anything else.
Reaching Piccadilly, Gray stood for a time on the corner, indifferent to the jostling of passers-by.Dope|Sax Rohmer
The school children were jostling against each other on the planks, on the opposite side of the street, laughing and shouting.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
As in a dream, she saw that her room was full of snakes, all jostling and squabbling over the bowls of milk until it was finished.The Olive Fairy Book|Various
A woman's place is at home, in a handsome drawing-room, with every comfort about her—not jostling about in the crowd with men.The Quiver 3/1900|Anonymous
Ruth heeded neither the jostling of office-boys, porters, or draymen, as she held out her eager hand for the letter.Ruth Hall|Fanny Fern