Translation of "push" - English-Arabic dictionary


verb uk /pʊʃ/

A2 to move someone or something by pressing them with your hands or body

He pushed me out of the door.
Someone pushed him into the river.

B1 to press something

If you push this button, your seat will go back.

B1 to move somewhere by moving someone or something away from you

She pushed through the crowd.
push someone to do something

to try hard to make someone do something

يَدفَع شَخصا ما لِفِعل شَيء ما
My parents have always pushed me to do well in school.
push yourself

to work very hard in order to achieve something

يَعمل بِجِدّ
She really pushed herself to pass her exams.
push your luck

to try too hard to get a particular result and risk losing what you have achieved

يُخاطِر أكثَر
She’s agreed to help on Saturday, but I think I’d be pushing my luck if I asked her to be here the whole weekend.

(Translation of “push verb” from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)