push-start

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push-start

vb (tr)
(Automotive Engineering) to start (a motor vehicle) by pushing it while it is in gear, thus turning the engine
n
(Automotive Engineering) the act or process of starting a vehicle in this way

push-start


Past participle: push-started
Gerund: push-starting

Imperative
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push-start
Present
I push-start
you push-start
he/she/it push-starts
we push-start
you push-start
they push-start
Preterite
I push-started
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we push-started
you push-started
they push-started
Present Continuous
I am push-starting
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he/she/it is push-starting
we are push-starting
you are push-starting
they are push-starting
Present Perfect
I have push-started
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we have push-started
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Past Continuous
I was push-starting
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they were push-starting
Past Perfect
I had push-started
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we had push-started
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Future
I will push-start
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Future Perfect
I will have push-started
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Future Continuous
I will be push-starting
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been push-starting
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been push-starting
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been push-starting
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you had been push-starting
they had been push-starting
Conditional
I would push-start
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we would push-start
you would push-start
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Past Conditional
I would have push-started
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He was push-starting two teenage girls in a cage which formed part of a Swinging Gyms ride when he lost his footing and was crushed.
James Laidler, of East Acres, Widdrington near Morpeth, was push-starting two teenage girls in a cage which formed part of 'Swinging Gyms' ride at the fair at Killies Draughts, Eyemouth, Berwickshire, when he lost his footing and slipped.
It involved him push-starting a rocking cage which the occupants were then meant to keep going using their own momentum.
He was push-starting a rocking cage which the occupants were meant to keep going by using their own momentum.
By day, Chris still lives at home with his parents and spends his days repairing copy machines, push-starting his sputtering Dodge Dart and fighting with his brother.
Heroin addict Graeme Sutherland, 27, carried out the lightning raid without telling his pals - who were busy push-starting a clapped out car he wanted to use for a getaway, the High Court in Edinburgh heard.