Definition of 'pushy'

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It is the first research to explore the impact of pushy parenting on mothers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Sign up online to use a provider's online trading platform and within minutes you will receive a call from a pushy salesman. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Then last week I met such a cute guy and he didn't seem pushy or smug like the rest. The Sun (2017)Yet this was not a portrait of a particularly pushy woman. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Imagine how pushy their parents must be. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This business is full of pushy mothers. The Sun (2011)So why do pushy mums get a bad rap? Times, Sunday Times (2009)Red on bare stems always seems a bit pushy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Are pushy parents worse than those who do not push at all? Times, Sunday Times (2006)Or did her pushy mother and absent father turn her life into a sordid soap opera? Times, Sunday Times (2008)She was the opposite of a pushy sports mum. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She rejects criticism that the account is one step too far from a pushy stage mum. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But we don't want to get pushy. Christianity Today (2000)Last year, she caused controversy with her trenchant comments on pushy parenting. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This also explains the instrument's popularity with pushy mothers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Others persist, possibly driven by inner competitiveness or pushy parents. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But they were very pushy - my mum would force me to do internships at different magazines in the holidays. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But I have come across some incredibly pushy mothers. The Sun (2011)If pushy means getting involved then yes, that's me. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Hats off, that's some serious pushy parenting. Times, Sunday Times (2012)What he says: 'What was most important for me was that my mother was incredibly pushy. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Watching one of them cracking under the pressure is hard and there is some pushy parenting, but it's gripping stuff. The Sun (2015)When it comes to pushy parenting, I bow to nobody. Times, Sunday Times (2006)

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