French translation of 'shove'
- (= push)
pousserto shove sb out of the way
écarter qn en le poussant
⇒ He shoved me out of the way.
Il m'a écarté en me poussant.
- (= put)
⇒ He shoved a cloth in my hand.
Il m'a fourré un torchon dans la main.
⇒ Everyone was pushing and shoving.
Tout le monde se bousculait.
poussée fto give sb/sth a shove
pousser qn/qchif push comes to shove (informal)
Example Sentences Including 'shove'
They shove them away into dark damp buildings without enough books or computers or care.Lost Children
Steering myself outside I crawled into my car and after five attempts managed to shove the key into the ignition.Ultimate Prizes
The effect had all the grace of two shoppers trying to shove past each other in the checkout line.Cormorant
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Translation of shove from the Collins English to French Dictionary