There are 2 translations of shove in Spanish:

shove1

Pronunciation: /ʃʌv/

vt

  • 1.1 (push roughly) empujar he tried to embrace her, but she shoved him away trató de abrazarla pero lo apartó de un empujón they shoved her out of the way la quitaron de en medio a empellones or a empujones we shoved the table to one side empujamos la mesa a un lado shove the bed up against the wall empuja la cama contra la pared to shove one's way abrirse* paso a empujones
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    • Prisoners were pushing and shoving each other trying to get a better view of what was going on.
    • As I stand in shock, Riley pushes me to the side and then forcefully shoves me into a chair.
    • Finally, he was shoved down into a chair and his ankles were handcuffed to the legs of the chairs.
    1.2 (put) [colloquial/familiar] poner*, meter he tried to shove the blame onto me me quiso cargar el muerto [familiar/colloquial], me quiso echar la culpa shove it I told him he could shove it le dije dónde se lo podía meter [familiar/colloquial], le dije que se lo metiera (por) donde le cupiese [familiar/colloquial]
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    • I just picked up all my books and shoved them into my locker as fast as my body could work.
    • Ryan tossed his black messenger bag on the desk and shoved his binder and books into it.
    • Sara shoved her math books on the shelf and stuffed a blue lunchbag into her backpack.
    More example sentences
    • This is why an artist should do their own thing, and tell their managers to shove it when they offer ‘helpful’ advice.
    • And I have had other people talking about me being just, you know, disgusting and they can shove it.
    • What did you think of your stepmother telling somebody to shove it?

vi

  • empujar stop shoving! ¡no empujes! everyone was pushing and shoving todo el mundo andaba a (los) empujones or a (los) empellones they shoved at the door, but it wouldn't open empujaron la puerta pero no se abrió

Phrasal verbs

shove about

v + o + adv
shove around

shove around

v + o + adv [colloquial/familiar]
1.1 (physically) darle* empujones or empellones a 1.2 (bully) mandonear [familiar/colloquial], mangonear [familiar/colloquial]

shove off

v + adv
1.1 [Naut] desatracar* 1.2 (leave) [colloquial/familiar] largarse* [familiar/colloquial] shove off, I'm trying to read lárgate, estoy tratando de leer [familiar/colloquial]

shove over

v + adv
[colloquial/familiar] correrse un poco shove over o up a bit, will you? ¿te puedes correr un poco (para allá)?

shove up

v + adv
shove over

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of shove in Spanish:

shove2

n

  • empujón (m), empellón (m) to give sth/sb a shove darle* un empujón a algo/a algn
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    • With a strong shove, they were pushed away from the dock and out into the murky waters.
    • With a strong shove, he slides the book over to her.
    • Jamie gave Alex a shove in the shoulder, pushing him toward the side gate.

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Word of the day precioso
adj
beautiful …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.