Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun shove

1 sense of shove

Sense 1
shove -- (the act of shoving (giving a push to someone or something); "he gave the door a shove")
       => push, pushing -- (the act of applying force in order to move something away; "he gave the door a hard push"; "the pushing is good exercise")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb shove

3 senses of shove

Sense 1
jostle, shove -- (come into rough contact with while moving; "The passengers jostled each other in the overcrowded train")
       => push, force -- (move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner")

Sense 2
shove -- (push roughly; "the people pushed and shoved to get in line")
       => push, force -- (move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner")

Sense 3
thrust, stuff, shove, squeeze -- (press or force; "Stuff money into an envelope"; "She thrust the letter into his hand")
       => push, force -- (move with force, "He pushed the table into a corner")

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