Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Shove"

The meaning of "Shove" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does shove it mean?
A: ah thank you so much for that. This has a totally different meaning! “Shove it” in this case, has a bad meaning to it and basically means “take that” or “shut up”
Q: What does shove mean?
A: Pushing someone or something roughly. In this case, Rowley shoved the script because he was unhappy with it.
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Q: What does shove mean?
A: It means to push something or someone

For example

I was walking down the street and a man shoved me out of the way

Or

In conversation

"Did you just shove me?"

meaning: did you just push me away

I hope that helps!
Q: What does why should you shove in first? mean?
A: it means you are asking someone why they are cutting in the line. example is you wait in a line and someone just walks in front of you

Example sentences using "Shove"

Q: Please show me example sentences with shove.
A: 1) shove (push) somebody physically, 'empujar agresivamente'
Trump shoved Angela Merkel aside so he could get into the picture.

2) slang to say 'No!'
He asked me to work for free, I told him to shove it.
(Short for: 'shove it up his ass')

3) idiomatic phrase 'When push comes to shove' similar to 'al fin y al cabo'
When Trump won I swore I would move out of the US but when push came to shove it was just too hard to leave my family and find a new job.
Q: Please show me example sentences with shove.
A: He shoved the clothes into his bag

She shoved her sister out of the way
Q: Please show me example sentences with shoved .
A: "I shoved the plate away"
"I shoved him playfully"
"I shoved her away from me"
Q: Please show me example sentences with shove.
A: I shoved him into the street.

I shoved him in the back

I shoved the box to one side

- to shove means to push roughly
Q: Please show me example sentences with shove.
A: Also, as a verb:
"Stop shoving me around!"

Synonyms of "Shove" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between shoved and pushed ?
A: Shoved is more aggressive, it can mean it was intentional. While pushed can be an accident.
"Jack shoved Thomas towards me because they aren't friends anymore."
"Alice pushed Cynthia out of the way so she wouldn't get hurt."
Q: What is the difference between shoved and pushed ?
A: Shoved unusually indicates something was pushed quickly, or it indicates something was pushed with a negative connotation.

"She pushed the box as hard as she could" = "She shoved the box"

"He was pushed hard by a bully" = "He was shoved by a bully"


Pushed can be paired with any adjective in order to describe motion, gentle, vigorous, quick, etc.

"She pushed the swing gently"

"The cat pushed a cup off of the counter"
Q: What is the difference between "to shove" and "to push" ?
A: @satunnainen: Very little difference at all. Shove is a stronger word. It is also more temporal. You can push something up a hill. But you shove it out of the way. That's really about all.
Q: What is the difference between "shove" and "poke" and "nudge" ?
A: Shove is an aggressive push. Usually it is very strong and meant to injure. Poke is done with one finger and is very friendly. Nudge is to touch someone in order to get their attention

Translations of "Shove"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? shove it
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Other questions about "Shove"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce to shove.
A: the first pronunciation is more natural, and in the second I carefully pronounce all of it.

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