elbow aside

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elbow aside

To physically push someone away. A noun or pronoun can be used between "elbow" and "aside." Well, I was waiting in line, but then some jerks came along and elbowed me aside! You can't just elbow aside anyone in your way.
See also: aside, elbow

elbow someone aside

to push someone aside with one's elbow or arm. She elbowed the other woman aside and there was almost a fight. The rude woman elbowed aside all the other people.
See also: aside, elbow
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Gutted Chisora claims he won't allow Haye to elbow him aside and insists he is still ahead of him in the queue to fight Klitschko.
Benitez has improved his initial pounds 15m offer to almost pounds 18m, but knows Real have the financial muscle to elbow him aside.