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jostle someone around

to push or knock someone around. Please don't jostle me around. Don't jostle around everyone!
See also: around, jostle

jostle someone aside

to push or nudge someone aside. Poor little Timmy was jostled aside by the crowd every time he got near the entrance. The big kids jostled aside all the little ones.
See also: aside, jostle

jostle with someone

to struggle with someone. Andy jostled with Fred for access to the door. Timmy and Bobby jostled with one another while they were waiting to get in.
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A source close to the family said: "There have been a couple of incidents when Charlotte's been jostled in clubs.
Bruce saw his keeper Maik Taylor jostled by both Duncan Ferguson and Alan Stubbs before the ball dropped invitingly for Rooney to lash home his third goal in four games to ensure Everton's 1-0 win at Goodison Park.
The cultural pipeline from Africa runs direct and rituals survive, seemingly unaffected by a multi-century, transatlantic process that "'mangled pasts,'" and "jostled" cultures before blasting migrants randomly across the New World.
For a few confusing months, the country had two governments as Marc Ravalomanana, who claimed victory in the December election, jostled for power with corrupt despot Didier Ratsirika.
First, second, and third persons are all present, jostled and jostling together, cheek by jowl as it were.
PRINCESS Anne's husband was jeered and jostled on a visit to Faslane last week when angry protesters blocked his mini-bus.
In the near future expect to be jostled on the terraces by a sea of fashionistas adorning the much maligned headgear at a jaunty angle.
A pensioner was jostled by an Asian woman, of medium build with neck- length hair.
The second irritant is the fact that the essays do not appear in chronological order, and readers find themselves jostled from time to time by issues that require a moment's reconsideration.
The lone flight attendant, jostled around in turbulence, had had enough of everybody's attitude and tossed a bottlette of Delta Airlines water at me and continued to the back of the plane.
MG Midgets, Ferraris, Porches and E-type Jaguars jostled with war planes like the Vulcan Bomber for the attention of visitors.
Long-term interest rates climbed, the dollar fell, and the Dow was jostled.
A caricature bust of George Bush smiled benignly at the record breaking crowds that jostled their way past it.
Hundreds jostled for position and even climbed ladders to get a better view of the Asian native bird, which has only been sighted twice before in Britain.
A WOMAN had her purse stolen after she was jostled by a gang of youths in a Huddersfield market.