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push for sth

phrasal verb with push /pʊʃ/ verb
to demand something repeatedly, or to take strong action to try to make it happen
反覆呼籲;努力爭取
Local residents are pushing for the road to be made safer.
當地居民反覆要求把那條路修得安全些。
Making appeals and requests
Translations of “push for sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 反复呼吁, 努力争取…
(Definition of push for sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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