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push along

to move along; to travel along as with a purpose. We must push along. We have a long way to travel before morning. They pushed along at a steady clip until they arrived at their destination.
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push someone or something along

to apply pressure to move someone or something along. The mother tried to push her child along, but he wouldn't go. Jane pushed the cart along, down the supermarket aisle.
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GUALISH, Libya: Rebels battling Moammar Gadhafi pressed ahead Thursday with day two of a NATO-backed offensive after seizing a desert hamlet south of Tripoli and reported gains in their push along the coast from the east.
The systems include nerves that govern heart rate and blood vessel constriction, one-way valves in veins, and skeletal muscles that help push along the blood in vessels threading through them.
Kyser mirrored Hahn's upbeat pronouncement, saying that continued pressure from Economic Action Summit participants, to push along economic growth, would keep the region vibrant.
Now it's back to the national associations and the couple of intergovernmental entities to push along natural rubber.
Mrs Rainbow was delighted with the donation and said it would help push along the running total for the appeal.
I don't think anybody is married to a number,' Margulies said, 'but there clearly will be a push along those lines.
DRAMA Clip captures car being shunted, and right, Rona Williams PUSH ALONG Car is wedged under front of truck, and right, John Tomlinson
And thanks to its newly-designed front suspension and multi-link rear axle, it really hugs the road when pushed along And push along it can.
Only at the second-last does he start to push along when he knows he cannot win.
s Push Along Discovery Ball has received the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal Award and will be included in the second edition of the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Baby & Toddler Play Book, due out in July.
Nasdaq:JAKK) today announced that Push Along Discovery Ball -- one of its Child Guidance(R) branded products -- has received the Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal Award and will be included in the second edition of the "Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Baby & Toddler Play Book," due out in July 2001.
Jamie Wood, senior vice president Action Toys and general manager of JAKKS Pacific, noted that the Push Along Discovery Ball -- which responds to a toddler's movements with a kaleidosphere of colors and shapes and a varied assortment of clicking and rolling sounds -- is intended to demonstrate cause and effect and promote hand/eye coordination.
VIRGIN records are giving Billie the push along with her husband Chris Evans.