push forward

Synonyms and related words:
advance, advantage, boost, conduce to, contribute to, crowd, drive on, encourage, expedite, facilitate, favor, forge ahead, forward, further, go slow, hasten, inch forward, lend wings to, make for, muddle through, press forward, press on, promote, push, push on, put forward, quicken, set forward, speed

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • push forward — index expedite, facilitate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • push forward — phrasal verb Word forms push forward : present tense I/you/we/they push forward he/she/it pushes forward present participle pushing forward past tense pushed forward past participle pushed forward 1) [intransitive] same as push ahead push forward …   English dictionary

  • push forward — phr verb Push forward is used with these nouns as the object: ↑idea …   Collocations dictionary

  • push forward — see push ahead …   English dictionary

  • push forward — verb push one s way she barged into the meeting room • Syn: ↑barge, ↑thrust ahead • See Also: ↑barge in (for: ↑barge) • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • push forward with something — ˌpush aˈhead/ˈforward (with sth) derived to continue with a plan in a determined way • The government is pushing ahead with its electoral reforms. Main entry: ↑pushderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • push ahead — ˌpush a ˈhead push forward [intransitive] [present tense I/you/we/they push ahead he/she/it pushes ahead present participle pushing ahead …   Useful english dictionary

  • forward — (adv.) O.E. forewearde toward the front; see FORE (Cf. fore) + WARD (Cf. ward). The verb is first recorded 1590s, to help push forward; meaning to send (a letter, etc.) on to another destination is from 1757. Related: Forwarded; forwarding. Adj.… …   Etymology dictionary

  • push — push1 [ puʃ ] verb *** ▸ 1 move someone/something away ▸ 2 press button on machine ▸ 3 move through group ▸ 4 encourage/force someone ▸ 5 try to sell something ▸ 6 make something reach level ▸ 7 sell illegal drugs ▸ 8 make impatient/annoyed ▸ 9… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • push — 1 /pUS/ verb 1 MOVE (I, T) to make someone or something move by using your hands, arms, shoulders etc to put pressure on them: It s still stuck you ll have to push harder. | When I give the signal, I want you all to push. | push sb/sth: Johnson… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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