Meaning of “push for something” in the English Dictionary

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"push for something" in American English

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push for something

phrasal verb with push us /pʊʃ/ verb

to demand that something be done or to take strong action to cause something to happen:

The unions are pushing for job security even if it means settling for modest wage increases.

(Definition of “push for something” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)