- push aside
[V P n (not pron)] By pushing aside unpleasant thoughts they merely repress these thoughts...
[V n P] For a moment her husband came to mind, but she pushed the guilt aside.Syn:
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push aside — index divert, doubt (hesitate), hold up (delay), ignore, misprize, postpone, procrastinate … Law dictionary
push aside — verb 1. push out of the way (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑push away • Hypernyms: ↑push, ↑force • Verb Frames: Somebody s something Somebody s … Useful english dictionary
push aside — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms push aside : present tense I/you/we/they push aside he/she/it pushes aside present participle pushing aside past tense pushed aside past participle pushed aside to refuse to think about something unpleasant… … English dictionary
push aside — phr verb Push aside is used with these nouns as the object: ↑flap, ↑memory, ↑thought … Collocations dictionary
push aside — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abjure, adjourn, brush aside, brush off, chuck, chuck out, contemn, continue, contradict, decline, defer, delay, deny, despise, disapprove, discard, disclaim, discount, disdain, dismiss, disown, disregard,… … Moby Thesaurus
push — push1 W2S1 [puʃ] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(move)¦ 2¦(button/switch)¦ 3¦(try to get past)¦ 4¦(encourage)¦ 5¦(persuade)¦ 6¦(change)¦ 7¦(increase/decrease)¦ 8¦(army)¦ 9¦(advertise)¦ 10¦(drugs)¦ … Dictionary of contemporary English
push — I UK [pʊʃ] / US verb Word forms push : present tense I/you/we/they push he/she/it pushes present participle pushing past tense pushed past participle pushed *** 1) [intransitive/transitive] to move someone or something away from you, or from… … English dictionary
push — [[t]p ʊʃ[/t]] ♦♦ pushes, pushing, pushed 1) VERB When you push something, you use force to make it move away from you or away from its previous position. [V n with adv] The woman pushed back her chair and stood up... [V n prep] They pushed him… … English dictionary
push — Pahu; ♦ push along, ne e, pane e, ne ene e; ♦ push with elbows and shoulders, kuke kū, ku e, ho oku eku e; ♦ push over, kula i, kūna i, ho opalaha, kūna ina, kula ina; ♦ push up, peu (but see push up); ♦ push aside, pale, lū, ho… … English-Hawaiian dictionary
push away — verb push out of the way (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑push aside • Hypernyms: ↑push, ↑force • Verb Frames: Somebody s something Somebody s somebody … Useful english dictionary