push (someone or something) across (something)

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push (someone or something) across (something)

To shove or thrust someone or something from one side of something to another. We had to push the car across the street by hand. He pushed me across the room in my wheelchair.
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push someone or something across (something)

to move or propel someone or something across something. Jill pushed Fred across the ice. He simply could not skate at all. The old car stalled just before the bridge, so we pushed it across.
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"There will be a frontal system pushing across but at the moment it's a kind of mixed pattern for the next week.
Meanwhile, Hurricane Barbara was pushing across the Pacific as a powerful Category 4 storm, with winds of up to 210 kmph (130 mph).
Pressure will begin to build over Scandinavia pushing across from Russia before the weekend sending colder conditions towards the UK as the milder southerly air is replaced by an easterly flow.
Javid was dismissed shortly after reaching his half-century, his highest score for Leicestershire, leg before to a Rushworth delivery which seamed back, and though Mark Cosgrove showed signs of finding some sort of form in going to 37, he was also beaten on numerous occasions, particularly by Rushworth, before being bowled pushing across the line at a delivery from Salisbury.
earlier in the week, was pushing across the Great Lakes on Thursday.
A weather system coming from the Atlantic to the south west has brought more rain for the UK, pushing across the country on Friday.
The heatwave is caused by a warm front and tropical continental air mass from Europe pushing across the country.
The heatwave is caused by a warm front and tropical continental air mass from Europe pushing across the country - bringing with it high temperatures and humidity.
It will stay dry but cold through the day with some high cloud pushing across later.
Earlier, the Challengers lost 7-3 to Capital City, which sent 11 batters to the plate in the top of the first inning against starter Brandon Brancato, pushing across five runs on five hits.
New York (AirGuideBusiness - Business & Industry News) Mon, Jan 27, 2014 - Criminal groups that are bankrolling Islamic terrorists are behind the surge of immigrants pushing across the Mediterranean to Europe, warns Mario Mauro, Italy's defense minister.
Ravi Bopara and Eoin Morgan both went lbw in single-figures, respectively pushing across Gul and missing Mohammad Hafeez on the defence.
"Arctic air, which has been pinned back by milder Atlantic air, will once again begin to make inroads into Wales, eventually pushing across the whole of the nation.
PROSPECTS for this week's jumping programme appear bright although there is a threat of further snow when a new weather front starts pushing across Britain from tomorrow night.
Once again, Alliance put up a fight, pushing across five runs in the seventh frame to take a 10-9 lead.