Predicate: jostle

Roleset id: jostle.01 , fight mildly, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

jostle.01: JOSTLE-V NOTES: Unlike 'fight' (etc), this seems to only take a plural subjectincluding both the fighter and the co-fighter(s), which are separateargs for the 'fight' class. This sense doesn't seem to fit the VN class 'push', which would be something like "He jostled the lamp as he fell". (from jostle.01-v)


jostle (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: fighters
        Arg1-PPT: prize

Example: the one example

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        On Wall Street men and women walk with great purpose, noticing one another only when they jostle for cabs.

        Arg0: they
        Rel: jostle
        Arg1: for cabs