pushiness


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push·y

 (po͝osh′ē)
adj. push·i·er, push·i·est
Disagreeably aggressive or forward.

push′i·ly adv.
push′i·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pushiness - offensive boldness and assertiveness
assertiveness, self-assertiveness - aggressive self-assurance; given to making bold assertions

pushiness

noun
Translations

pushiness

n (inf)penetrante Art (pej)
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Other factors that are detrimental include overpromising (69 percent), poor communication (60 percent), lack of transparency (53 percent), arrogance (69 percent), and pushiness (61 percent).
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Osman doesn't consider himself remotely pushy ("unless wanting your child to be happy is pushiness") and says that when it comes to his two children "you can't tell them to go to bed, let alone take part in a competitive TV quiz".
Richard doesn't consider himself remotely pushy ("unless wanting your child to be happy is pushiness") and says that when it comes to his two children, "you can't tell them to go to bed, let alone take part in a competitive TV quiz".
Others will feel sorry for Eva, despite her occasional pushiness.
Coming from an informal society where last-minute improvisation and chummy pushiness is norm, Israelis have a reputation of faring well in Africa, where they maintain a surprisingly outsized presence considering their home country has a population of just 8.5 million.
Their pushiness, and a mean trick played by a favorite teacher, eventually leads to alienation for the boy, who decides to succeed in spite of his teacher and parents he can no longer love because he no longer respects.
In a sign of policy change since Hassan Rohani took power, the Islamic Republic seems to be taking a softer line toward Afghanistan, ending years of pushiness and pontificating that have widely offended Afghans.
Excessive pushiness. Yes, I know you have to sell a product.