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To bump or push roughly
“As I straightened up I was jostled, very slightly, by Doreen and her companion, hurrying to get past.”
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To compete with someone
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“The contenders who have been jostling for the top job.”
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To bump into or brush against while in motion
“And it doesn't tell us Harry and Ron had to jostle through the crowd. It just says they moved.”
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To vie or compete for something, such as an advantageous position
“Individuals within the group may themselves jostle for the best positions within the patch.”
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To inflict emotional or physical harm or distress upon
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To jerk, shake or vibrate suddenly or violently
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To crowd into a place, especially to fill it
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To crowd around (someone), sometimes with hostility
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To knock or run into someone or something with a jolt
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Noun
An act of pushing someone or something in order to move them away from oneself
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An eager or uncontrolled struggle against others to obtain or achieve something
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