What does push through mean?

Looking for the meaning or definition of the word push through? Here's what it means.

  1. To force (legislation) to be passed
  2. to overcome (pain, discomfort etc.) by force or willpower
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder
Similar Words
Feeling threatened, the Internet community tried to push through net neutrality rules that said every packet should be treated equally.
Astoundingly, presidents have, in the past, managed to push through agendas they really care about.
The government was reluctant to push through the sort of housecleaning that the United States went through in its recent crisis.
We push through a mass of bodies, eyes locked forwards, until the front is within sight.
Obviously that's a very subjective sieve to push through a juror, because the juror has to make an introspective judgment of himself.
Chancing upon a brightly-lit restaurant, we push through the plastic streamers over the entrance and find a table.

See Also

Nearby Definitions
Find Definitions
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021