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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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Once you get past the pushiness, he's a great horse," Ivy said.
Elegance, Pushiness, Extravagantathis is Las Olas Class and Atmosphere here on the Treasure Coast.
While kind and attentive, they steer clear of the falseness and pushiness often found in more 'trendy' pubs and restaurants, allowing customers to enjoy their meal or swift half at their leisure.
What I initially interpreted as pushiness on their part to reach a quick settlement was instead their experience in dealing with disasters and knowing that the longer we waited to address our situation the more difficult it would be for us to put our lives back together.
As the first truly mollycoddled and pushiness generation reaches adulthood in a state of pathetic helplessness - victims of a perfect storm of parental anxiety and pushiness - this is the reality we have created.
Hunt's highly original novel delicately reveals how Black Pat insinuates himself into Esther's life through flattery, criticism and pushiness.
In an Episcopal parish near my home, where I was immediately treated like family, but without any overt pushiness or embarrassing situations.
Pushiness, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder.
If a fellow has just a little pushiness to go with his friendly personality and smile you would be surprised what is possible in terms of getting pup in places that most dogs are banned.
Know and Respect the Difference Between Encouragement and Pushiness
They push the sex stuff to absurdity, but they never manage to shake a certain heaviness, a covert pushiness that signals that something important is happening here beneath the non sequiturs.
Her pushiness and determination means 98 have found work.
Understand that tact and diplomacy are a better passport to success than assertive pushiness.
Late in the session, some House members apparently became a little miffed by the pushiness of the governor's office on tax and revenue issues.
In the States--the land where rubbers are erasers, lifts are elevators and they do not know what a fortnight is--I was taken aback by the sheer pushiness of participants as they wandered in and out of training sessions, talking loudly on their mobiles.