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PUSHY (pushier, pushiest)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pushy mean? 

PUSHY (adjective)
  The adjective PUSHY has 1 sense:

1. marked by aggressive ambition and energy and initiative

  Familiarity information: PUSHY used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

PUSHY (adjective)

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Marked by aggressive ambition and energy and initiative


pushful; pushing; pushy

Context examples:

an aggressive young executive / a pushful insurance agent / a pushing youth intent on getting on in the world


ambitious (having a strong desire for success or achievement)

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