pushiness
noun see pushy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pushiness — push·i·ness …   English syllables

  • pushiness — See: pushy …   English dictionary

  • pushiness — noun offensive boldness and assertiveness • Syn: ↑bumptiousness, ↑cockiness, ↑forwardness • Derivationally related forms: ↑forward (for: ↑forwardness), ↑pushy, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • vegetarian — 1. (vegetarian) (13309↑, 4433↓) A bad hunter. Someone who survives by consuming not food, but the stuff that food eats. The vegetarian was forced to subsist on slower prey, such as the broccoli and carrot. Author: glasmodiar… …   Urban English dictionary

  • bumptiousness — noun offensive boldness and assertiveness • Syn: ↑cockiness, ↑pushiness, ↑forwardness • Derivationally related forms: ↑forward (for: ↑forwardness), ↑pushy ( …   Useful english dictionary

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