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To be forcing one's way through
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“Andrei would thrust forward through the crowd, trying to look at the face of the weeping girl.”
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Present participle for to stab or pierce something, usually with through
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“He saw one guardsman break through the guard of a knight and thrust his sword through the gleaming breastplate.”
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Present participle for to elevate or extend in an upward direction or motion
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“And if the sunflower had no roots anchoring it to this terrestrial home, it would thrust upward, following its sunward gaze.”
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Present participle for to suddenly impose, or be imposed with, a burden or responsibility
“Media formats that thrust fame upon ordinary people without special talents can give the impression that anyone can achieve it.”
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Present participle for to make forceful contact with something
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Present participle for to place, fit, or push (something) into something else
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Present participle for to raise to a higher position or level
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Present participle for make a lunge
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Present participle for to scatter or intersperse among other things
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Present participle for interfere in something that is not one's concern
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Present participle for to push, fold, or turn (the edges or ends of something, especially a garment or bedclothes) so as to hide or secure them
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Present participle for to cause to move with a jerk
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Present participle for to hit or strike someone or something
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Present participle for to push or thrust out
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Present participle for to lay in surrounding matter
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Sticking out
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Present participle for to inflict something undesirable on someone
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Present participle for move smoothly along a surface while maintaining continuous contact with it
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Present participle for draw or push out
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Present participle for to move, demolish, or flatten with a bulldozer
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Present participle for to cover completely with water
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Present participle for to move or throw swiftly and suddenly
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Present participle for make or cause to make a light explosive sound
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Interfering or meddling in the affairs of others
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Noticeable or prominent in an unwelcome or intrusive way
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Being ambitious
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A special effort exerted towards a particular goal
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An act or instance of throwing something
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The action or process of penetrating something
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