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    shove - Dictionary definition and meaning for word shove

    Definition
    (noun) the act of shoving (giving a push to someone or something)
    Example Sentence
    • he gave the door a shove
    Definition
    (verb) come into rough contact with while moving
    Synonyms : jostle
    Example Sentence
    • The passengers jostled each other in the overcrowded train
    Definition
    (verb) push roughly
    Example Sentence
    • the people pushed and shoved to get in line
    Definition
    (verb) press or force
    Synonyms : squeeze , stuff , thrust
    Example Sentence
    • Stuff money into an envelope
    • She thrust the letter into his hand
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for shove

it can be opposite of shave .. here you push downward and push smoothly...

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SHOVE SOUNDS LIKE SHOE...you push forward something with your shoes.

SHOVE or THRUST - to push forward.

Shovel(A tool used to dig) can be shoved to dig -- (Just to remember)

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