Definition of pushback noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈpʊʃbæk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpʊʃbæk//
[uncountable] (especially North American English)
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opposition or resistance to a plan, an idea or a change The plan was abandoned because the pushback from the military was so strong. The Republican pushback was furious. We got some pushback on the price increases.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pushback