push through


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push through

vb
(tr) to compel to accept: the bill was pushed through Parliament.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.push through - break out; "The tooth erupted and had to be extracted"
dehisce - burst or split open; "flowers dehisce when they release pollen"
appear - come into sight or view; "He suddenly appeared at the wedding"; "A new star appeared on the horizon"
erupt - appear on the skin; "A rash erupted on her arms after she had touched the exotic plant"
Translations

w>push through

vt sep
(= shove through)durchschieben; (quickly, violently) → durchstoßen; to push somebody/something through somethingjdn/etw durch etw schieben/stoßen; to push one’s way throughsich durchdrängen; she pushed her way through the crowdsie drängte sich durch die Menge
(= get done quickly) bill, decisiondurchpeitschen (inf); businessdurchziehen (inf)
vi (through crowd) → sich durchschieben; (more violently) → sich durchdrängen; (new shoots)sich herausschieben; he pushed through the crowder schob/drängte sich durch die Menge