pushing

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policy of pushing a dangerous situation to the brink of disaster (to the limits of safety) brinkmanship
free-reed instrument played like an accordion by pushing its ends together to force air through the reeds concertina
pushing down depression
hoe that is used by pushing rather than pulling Dutch hoe , scuffle , scuffle hoe
hernia with part of stomach pushing through diaphragm hiatal hernia , hiatus hernia
exercise with muscle pushing against object, no motion isometric exercise
act of jostling (forcing your way by pushing) jostle , jostling
arm exercise performed lying face to the floor and pushing the body up and down with the arms press-up , pushup
small board full of holes; each hole contains a slip of paper with symbols printed on it; a gambler pays a small sum for the privilege of pushing out a slip in the hope of obtaining one that entitles him to a prize punchboard
exercise done prone pushing the body up with the arms push up
force used in pushing push , thrust
move or remove by pushing sweep
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