push in


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push in

vb
(intr, adverb) to force one's way into a group of people, queue, etc
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w>push in

vt sep
hineinschieben; (quickly, violently) → hineinstoßen; to push somebody/something in(to) somethingjdn/etw in etw (acc)schieben/stoßen; to push one’s way insich hineindrängen
(= break) window, sides of boxeindrücken
vi (lit: in queue, into room etc) → sich hineindrängen or -drängeln (inf); (fig: = interfere) → sich dazwischendrängen, sich reindrängen (inf); he pushed into the queueer drängelte sich (in der Schlange) vor
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He said: "I am 91 and he was obviously a younger man but as he tried to push in, I pushed him back out and finally won the struggle."
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