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push back

1 (v + adv) postpone TRANSITIVEcuir siar  c m ucuir ar athláthe launch was pushed back until March cuireadh siar an seoladh go dtí mí an Mhárta 2 (v + adv) especially MIL cause to retreat TRANSITIVEbrúigh siarbrúigh ar aisthe Russians were pushed back cuireadh ar na Rúisigh cúlúthey were pushed back into their own territory brúdh ar ais ina dtailte féin iadwe were pushed back by snow b'éigean dúinn cúlú de bharr sneachta → see push