Definition of pushback in English:


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[mass noun] chiefly US
  • A negative or unfavourable reaction or response: we got some pushback on the new pricing
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    • 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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