Spanish translation of 'push back'
transitive verb + adverbSee also push
[hair etc] echar hacia atrás
[enemy, crowd] hacer retroceder
he’s pushing back the frontiers of knowledge está ampliando las fronteras del saber
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Example Sentences Including 'push back'
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On the issue of payment protection insurance, banks are pushing back against regulators.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The next step is to push back hard against the worldwide collapse in the demand for goods and services.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Town had been looking to get their promotion push back on track after two festive defeats.The Sun (2011)
At worst, they become bullies themselves, pushing back against the parents or school officials who try to enlist their help.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Was I really expecting to push back against 20,000 years of evolution?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
If she is having issues again, it could explain why her album is getting pushed back.The Sun (2015)
The banks who own the debt are pushing back hard against the German demand for more sacrifice.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
We have fighters ready and committed, who are already trying to push back this monster from our land.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Why haven't our mainstream politicians the brains or moral courage to push back against the lies and the nonsense?Times, Sunday Times (2014)
How do we push back against urban poverty without replacing one need with another need?Christianity Today (2000)
Translation of push back from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary