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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 jos·tle /ˈʤɑsəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jos·tle, v. i. To push; to crowd; to hustle.
    None jostle with him for the wall.   --Lamb.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jos·tle, n. A conflict by collisions; a crowding or bumping together; interference.
    The jostle of South African nationalities and civilization.   --The Nation.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jos·tle v. t. [imp. & p. p. Jostled p. pr. & vb. n. Jostling ]  [Written also justle.] To run against and shake; to push out of the way; to elbow; to hustle; to disturb by crowding; to crowd against. “Bullies jostled him.”
    Systems of movement, physical, intellectual, and moral, which are perpetually jostling each other.   --I. Taylor.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the act of jostling (forcing your way by pushing) [syn: jostling]
      v 1: make one's way by jostling, pushing, or shoving; "We had to
           jostle our way to the front of the platform"
      2: come into rough contact with while moving; "The passengers
         jostled each other in the overcrowded train" [syn: shove]