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

 shove /ˈʃʌv/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Shove n. The act of shoving; a forcible push.
    I rested . . . and then gave the boat another shove.   --Swift.
 Syn: -- See Thrust.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Shove, v. i.
 1. To push or drive forward; to move onward by pushing or jostling.
 2. To move off or along by an act pushing, as with an oar a pole used by one in a boat; sometimes with off.
 He grasped the oar,
 eceived his guests on board, and shoved from shore.   --Garth.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Shove v. t. [imp. & p. p. Shoved p. pr. & vb. n. Shoving.]
 1. To drive along by the direct and continuous application of strength; to push; especially, to push (a body) so as to make it move along the surface of another body; as, to shove a boat on the water; to shove a table across the floor.
 2. To push along, aside, or away, in a careless or rude manner; to jostle.
    And shove away the worthy bidden guest.   --Milton.
    He used to shove and elbow his fellow servants.   --Arbuthnot.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Shove, obs. p. p. of Shove.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the act of shoving (giving a push to someone or something);
          "he gave the door a shove"
      v 1: come into rough contact with while moving; "The passengers
           jostled each other in the overcrowded train" [syn: jostle]
      2: push roughly; "the people pushed and shoved to get in line"
      3: press or force; "Stuff money into an envelope"; "She thrust
         the letter into his hand" [syn: thrust, stuff, squeeze]