pushiness

pushy

[poosh-ee]
adjective, pushier, pushiest. Informal.
obnoxiously forward or self-assertive.

Origin:
1935–40, Americanism; push + -y1

pushily, adverb
pushiness, noun


brazen, brash, cheeky.
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pushy (ˈpʊʃɪ)
 
adj , pushier, pushiest
1.  offensively assertive or forceful
2.  aggressively or ruthlessly ambitious
 
'pushily
 
adv
 
'pushiness
 
n

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pushy definition


  1. mod.
    very aggressive in dealing with other people. : Stop being so pushy! Who do you think you are?
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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