push up

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push someone or something up

to raise or lift someone or something. Jake is sliding down again. Push him up. Push up the window, please.
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The rest between crunches, the weight machines and push ups are shorter.
2 kilometer run, pull ups, sit ups, push ups, and combat efficiency test followed by closing and prize distribution ceremony.
The disciplines to be contested during the prime activity include push ups, chin ups, sit ups and combat efficiency test.
London, Oct 04 (ANI): X Factor judge Simon Cowell has revealed his fitness regime, which includes doing 500 push ups everyday to keep his beer belly at bay.
Even before he enters the gym, he has done 88 push ups at home.
An inexpensive dumbbell set and enough room to do push ups and sit ups are all you need for a good strength-building routine.