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shove

1. verb push sb forcefully2. verb push sth forcefully3. verb in quick and careless way4. verb to say you don't want sth5. noun push6. noun bit of encouragement
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1 verb push sb forcefully
TRANSITIVEbrúigh verb  c m usonc a thabhairt dosoncáil verb  c m uhe shoved them aside bhrúigh sé i leataobh iadI shoved her from behind thug mé sonc sa droim dishe shoved him into the corner bhrúigh sí isteach sa choirnéal é
INTRANSITIVEbrúigh verb  c m usoncáil verb  c m u'Stop shoving, whoever you are,' he said. 'Stad den bhrú, cibé thú féin,' ar seisean.I tried to stop him but he shoved past thug mé iarraidh é a stad ach bhrúigh sé tharam
2 verb push sth forcefully TRANSITIVEbrúigh verb  c m uhe was shoving the gates shut bhí sé ag brú na ngeataí chun iad a dhúnadhit was hot and I shoved open a window bhí sé te agus bhrúigh mé fuinneog ar oscailt
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3 verb in quick and careless way TRANSITIVEding verbsáigh verb  c m usac verb  c m ushe shoved everything into her bag dhing sí gach rud isteach ina mála, shac sí gach rud isteach ina málahis hands were shoved into his pockets bhí a lámha sáite ina phócaí aigea microphone was shoved into his face sádh micreafón isteach ina aghaidh, cuireadh micreafón isteach faoina shoc 4 verb informal to say you don't want sth TRANSITIVEI got my pay and told him to shove his job fuair mé mo phá agus dúirt leis a phost a sháyou can take that ring and shove it where the sun don't shine! féadann tú an fáinne sin a thabhairt leat agus a shá i do leath deiridh! 5 noun pushsonc masc4  c m ubroideadh masc  c m u to give sb a shove sonc a thabhairt do dhuine, broideadh a thabhairt do dhuine 6 noun bit of encouragementsonc masc4  c m ubroideadh masc  c m uspreagadh masche told me to apply for the job and that was the shove I needed dúirt sé liom cur isteach ar an bpost agus sin an sonc a bhí uaim, dúirt sé liom cur isteach ar an bpost agus sin an spreagadh a bhí de dhíth orm
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to shove sth down sb's throat

rud a shá siar i scornach duine