Definition of pushback in English:

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pushback

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noun

[mass noun] chiefly US
A negative or unfavourable reaction or response: we got some pushback on the new pricing
More example sentences
  • There's been some strong pushback from Republicans on this, however.
  • I expect more pushback from other parts of the administration in the near future.
  • In the course of that exchange I mentioned that while I understood the pushback against John and the announcement he made last week I didn't understand quite the ferocity of it.

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