Definition of pushy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

pushy

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈpʊʃi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpʊʃi//
 
(pushier, pushiest)(informal, disapproving) Describing unpleasant traits
 
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trying hard to get what you want, especially in a way that seems rude a pushy salesman Her parents were never pushy although they encouraged her acting ambitions from an early age. See related entries: Describing unpleasant traitsExtra examples I find him rather pushy. Boston society regarded the New Yorker as a pushy outsider. Her parents were never pushy, although they encouraged her acting ambitions from an early age. I didn’t want to appear too pushy. What’s the best way to get rid of a pushy salesman?
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