adjective, push·i·er, push·i·est.Informal.
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OTHER WORDS FROM pushypush·i·ly, adverbpush·i·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for pushy
For instance, there’s a scene where a pushy Lorenz takes a mouth swab from Mia, who hasn’t exactly consented.Stream or Skip? A Synthetic Biologist’s Review of ‘Biohackers’ on Netflix|Elsa Sotiriadis|September 2, 2020|Singularity Hub
He made his motion picture debut as the pushy campaign worker in Taxi Driver.The Stacks: The Inimitable Albert Brooks Caught at the Dawn of His Movie Career|Paul Slansky|April 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In any case, Burgess likes to rail against these pushy liberals and their tricky, communistic light bulbs.The GOP’s Relentless Crusade to Save America From Commie Light Bulbs|Michael Tomasky|January 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Fleet Street commentary at the time described him as the “pushy Yank” who became a celebrity out of sheer force of personality.America’s Power Brothers: Ezekiel Emanuel on the Famous Three|Lloyd Grove|April 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Coaches also have to deal with pushy parents and demanding superiors.
Pushy, combative behavior used to be embraced in professional basketball.