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pushy
American English: /ˈpʊʃi/
British English: /ˈpʊʃi/

Translation of pushy in Spanish:

adjective pushier, pushiest

  • [colloquial] don't be so pushy
    no seas prepotente
    no avasalles
    a pushy salesman
    un vendedor agresivo
    a pushy careerist
    un trepador
    Example sentences
    • She is ambitious but too pushy even for parliamentary circles.
    • She's pushy, arrogant, obnoxious, unbelievably abrasive, and not nearly as cute as she thinks she is.
    • I crave that definitive strategy created by pushy parents, by ambitious teachers.

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