Commentary: Syntax is: NP1[agent] PUSH (NP2[patient])
NOTE: may be abstract, as in exerting psychological pressure on someone
He pushed the table into a corner.
She pushed against the wall with all her strength.
He pushed her to finish her doctorate.
He is pushing his body insanely to the limits.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 5
She pushed for years to make a decent living.
The liberal party pushed for reforms.
The dean is pushing for his favorite candidate.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4, 7, 9
Commentary: Syntax is: NP1[agent] PUSH NP2[patient]
The salesman is aggressively pushing the new computer model.
The guy hanging around the school is pushing drugs.
I worked my regular job then pushed Amway in the evenings.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3, 8
Commentary: Syntax is: NP1[agent[human]] BE PUSHING NP2
Well, for a guy pushing fifty, I guess that's about as best as you can do.
I'm pushing sixty-five in a fifty when I see flashing lights behind me.
In those canyons, it was pushing 100 degrees.
Spiderman had been around for twenty-five years or so, but Superman and Batman were both pushing fifty.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 6
"Now push hard!" the doctor said to the woman.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 10
Her big brother always pushed her around when she was young.
Physics is too important to be pushed aside.
The broad availability of the Windows Vista client OS has been pushed back to next year.
"Goodbye," said Pooh and Piglet for the last time, and they pushed on to Owl's house.
Coverage of Iraq has been pushed out of the news by other Middle East news.
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