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synonyms for pushful

  • ambitious
  • assertive
  • brash
  • obnoxious
  • presumptuous
  • bold
  • bumptious
  • forceful
  • loud
  • militant
  • obtrusive
  • officious
  • pushing
  • self-assertive
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antonyms for pushful

MOST RELEVANT
  • modest
  • quiet
  • shy
  • unassuming
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How to use pushful in a sentence

No wonder the Fifth Symphony appeals so much to our virtuous and pushful middle-class audiences.
IMPRESSIONS AND COMMENTSHAVELOCK ELLIS
German trading associations were as pushful in Renaissance times as they are to-day, and more artistic.
HOLBEINSAMUEL LEVY BENSUSAN
Close astern of her comes War Ordnance, her pushful young captain having taken heed of the sounds of Standard's weighing.
MERCHANTMEN-AT-ARMSDAVID W. BONE
Having discovered his niche, the pushful Smith soon had his fingers in several other pies.
THE MAGNIFICENT MONTEZHORACE WYNDHAM
They had a pushful bustling “wide-awake” firm of solicitors, who let not a point escape.
BARDELL V. PICKWICKPERCY FITZGERALD
Wells, like the pushful tradesman he is, has the very thing in his pocket.
THE SECRETS OF A SAVOYARDHENRY A. LYTTON
Balfour is by nature a modest and retiring man; Chamberlain is always "Pushful Joe."
BRITISH POLITICAL LEADERSJUSTIN MCCARTHY
When we first knew Herbert (or "'Erb" as he was known in those days), he was an impudent and pushful private.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 152, FEB. 7, 1917VARIOUS
It is true there are a few shops in High Street, but they are by no means pushful shops.
THE HARDY COUNTRYCHARLES G. HARPER
Directly I go away from here I shall make a list of my most really obstinate, pushful friends to help me.
A BOSWELL OF BAGHDADE. V. LUCAS
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WORDS RELATED TO PUSHFUL

  • ambitious
  • assertive
  • bold
  • brash
  • bumptious
  • forceful
  • loud
  • militant
  • obnoxious
  • obtrusive
  • officious
  • presumptuous
  • pushful
  • pushing
  • self-assertive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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