push in

push-in

[poosh-in]
adjective
(of a crime) accomplished by waiting until a victim has unlocked or opened the door before making a forced entry.

Origin:
1975–80; adj. use of verb phrase push in

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push in
 
vb
(intr, adverb) to force one's way into a group of people, queue, etc

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