|1.||[ adjective ] marked by aggressive ambition and energy and initiative|
|Synonyms:||aggressive pushy pushful enterprising|
"an aggressive young executive" "a pushful insurance agent" "a pushing youth intent on getting on in the world"
|2.||[ noun ] the act of applying force in order to move something away|
"he gave the door a hard push" "the pushing is good exercise"
|Related terms:||propulsion press shove depression boost nudge push push|