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pushy

mod. very aggressive in dealing with other people. Stop being so pushy! Who do you think you are?
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With a collaborator, David Gold, I wrote to Tapper, rather pushily arranged a meeting, and managed to convince him that I might be an interesting doctoral student to supervise.
Before that it was the Jews, fully protected from the excesses their co-religionists had suffered abroad, who were pushily trying to subvert property rights guaranteed in the Magna Carta itself by challenging property owners' liberty to sell or not to sell to whomever they wished.
Even the pushily titled Live Alone and Like It: The Classic Guide for the Single Woman, Marjorie Hillis's 1936 bestseller, still moves units for more than its kitsch value.
Typically, applause from the America audience is pushily premature.
As if matters weren't complicated enough, Brendan has arrived with his possessive, pushily marriage-minded g.