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To be forcing one's way through
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Present participle for 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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Present participle for to compete with someone
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“The contenders who have been jostling for the top job.”
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Present participle for 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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Present participle for to inflict emotional or physical harm or distress upon
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Present participle for to engage in forceful or violent confrontations
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Present participle for to jerk, shake or vibrate suddenly or violently
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Present participle for to crowd into a place, especially to fill it
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Present participle for to crowd around (someone), sometimes with hostility
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Present participle for to knock or run into someone or something with a jolt
Noun
An eager or uncontrolled struggle against others to obtain or achieve something
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“While jostling in the drum, they are sprayed with a sugary liquid that hardens into a white candy shell.”
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