push out

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v push out push to thrust outward
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Quotations

  • Washington Irving
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    “The idol of today pushes the hero of yesterday out of our recollection; and will, in turn, be supplanted by his successor of tomorrow.”
  • Jeremy Collier
    Jeremy Collier
    “Perpetual pushing and assurance put a difficulty out of countenance and make a seeming difficulty give way.”

Usage

In literature:

Afterwards, at one of the joints, a new part of the plant pushed out.
"Myths and Legends of the Great Plains" by Unknown
It was then pushed out farther by men in high rubber boots standing in the water.
"A Woman who went to Alaska" by May Kellogg Sullivan
The last bit of darkness was being pushed out of the room.
"The Prussian Officer" by D. H. Lawrence
When Cyrene was pushed out of the outer portal of the prison she was met by her good friend the patriot Hugues la Tour.
"The False Chevalier" by William Douw Lighthall
I pushed aside the heavy curtain, and we went out.
"Paul Patoff" by F. Marion Crawford
These men were being pushed along by Kramer, without a clearly thought out plan.
"Greylorn" by John Keith Laumer
With a practiced hand, he raked in the losers and pushed out Howley's winnings.
"...Or Your Money Back" by Gordon Randall Garrett
Just then he come out the room where I'd pushed him in.
"The Man Next Door" by Emerson Hough
The stragglers came later, pushing beat-out horses, one or two riding double.
"Ride Proud, Rebel!" by Andre Alice Norton
Jacques shook his head, and pushed the canoe out into the stream.
"The Promise" by James B. Hendryx
At the conclusion of these devotions the canoes were again pushed out into the stream.
"The Adventures of the Chevalier De La Salle and His Companions, in Their Explorations of the Prairies, Forests, Lakes, and Rivers, of the New World, and Their Interviews with the Savage Tribes, Two Hundred Years Ago" by John S. C. Abbott
He ain't no mo'n push it out'n de way, 'fo' yer it come back in de way.
"Nights With Uncle Remus" by Joel Chandler Harris
When the ticket and his change were pushed out to him, he snatched them and fairly ran.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1902 to 1903" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
But, in the end, Carry sighed, and pushed the sheet away from her, with all the brightness gone out of face.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Pretty-Heart, who had probably guessed that this person wearing the spectacles was a physician, again pushed out his arm.
"Nobody's Boy" by Hector Malot
Above, the pilot's hand pushed out again, fighting the pressure to reach one particular button.
"The Defiant Agents" by Andre Alice Norton
Should he be pushed out of the circle, the four hoppers are considered to have won the game.
"Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium" by Jessie H. Bancroft
Already the bowlder had been pushed out at the top many inches.
"Out of the Depths" by Robert Ames Bennet
There is no denying the fact that book-English will soon push out the relics of the old Scotch tongue.
"Literary Tours in The Highlands and Islands of Scotland" by Daniel Turner Holmes
Then the two pushed the new girl out of the door and closed it softly.
"Ruth Fielding at Briarwood Hall" by Alice B. Emerson
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In poetry:

I have done mostly what most men do,
And pushed it out of my mind;
But I can't forget, if I wanted to,
Four-Feet trotting behind.
"Four-Feet" by Rudyard Kipling
The restless, deep, dividing sea
That flows and foams from shore to shore,
Calls to its sunburned chivalry,
"Push out, set sail, explore!"
"Doors of Daring" by Henry Van Dyke
Then Christ sought out an artisan,
A low-browed, stunted, haggard man,
And a motherless girl, whose fingers thin
Pushed from her faintly want and sin.
"A Parable - II" by James Russell Lowell
MY old Welsh neighbor over the way
Crept slowly out in the sun of spring,
Pushed from her ears the locks of gray,
And listened to hear the robin sing.
"The Robin" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Folk had sought their beds,
But I hailed: to view me
Under the moon, out to me
Several pushed their heads,
And to each I told my name,
Plans, and that therefrom I came.
"Welcome Home" by Thomas Hardy
I called out: Scandinavia, and: ducks,
There goes a lady, sheep with a herder—
The wonders became words and pushed further,
But I saw how my mother's smile filled with tears...
"The Clouds" by Martinus Nijhoff

In news:

Technology pushing out use for cursive writing.
And you've also got, you also have significant pushing out on the inside of the building.
He pushed me to go the extra mile and really pull out the dancer I once was.
BATON ROUGE, La.—Voters are deciding which of Louisiana's congressmen is to be pushed out because of the state's shrinking US House delegation.
Voters are deciding which of Louisiana's congressmen is to be pushed out because of the state's shrinking US House delegation.
Check out more of Dell 's design-heavy push in the gallery on Dvice.com.
The new products unveiled by the Great Turtlenecked One this week should push the digital market out of its niche.
In short, if you're someone who normally finds Mexican cuisine intimidating, Destino isn't going to push you too far out of your comfort zone.
Stormy weather might have given the final push to a dying tree in San Francisco's Bernal Heights neighborhood, but its demise also points out a challenge the city is facing: Not having enough money to maintain its urban forest.
Paul Cabral pushes a snow blower during a winter storm in Windsor, Conn. New England digs out after winter storm dumps more than 2 feet of snow.
Mi Familia Vota was out this morning making one last push for members of the Hispanic community to vote today.
The firm hopes the drug can carve out a niche by pushing back physicians' use of biologics and winning over the untreated.
Professor says parties still push online campaigns, but young people tuning out.
Little Lake Fire District has begun a final push to secure a new firehouse, expecting to be ready to go out for bid in February.
Pushing pain out of mind.
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In science:

Though not sufficient to rule out the model, these clusters certainly push the envelope: there is only about a 50:50 chance that a cluster as massive as El Gordo exists at such high redshift.
Challenges for Lambda-CDM and MOND
If this is taken to imply a minimum age of 1h−1 Gyr, the formation redshift is pushed out to between 3.3 and 7.2, depending on Ω.
The radio background: radio-loud galaxies at high and low redshifts
During inflation, increasingly small scales are pushed out of the horizon by the accelerated expansion of the Universe.
A Simple/Short Introduction to Pre-Big-Bang Physics/Cosmology
As T → T −N A , ξ∗ (T ) diverges and the range of length scales about which the elastic model is able to make predictions shrinks, being pushed out to infinite scales.
Smectic Liquid Crystals in Random Environments
As R1 is increased, the weight of the peak is progressively pushed out to larger values of |k|, with the sum rule on the integral over k of S (k) being preserved.
Random Field and Random Anisotropy Effects in Defect-Free Three-Dimensional XY Models
If any of the roots lie on the unit circle, then a small perturbation can push those roots in or out, yielding Fredholm operators with different indices.
Fredholm Indices and the Phase Diagram of Quantum Hall Systems
This effect has been called the “expansion opacity” [68,107]; it dominates in the ultraviolet, where it effectively pushes the photosphere out to a larger radius than in the optical.
Optical Spectra of Supernovae
Over time, this process leads to “mass segregation”—the more massive stars are concentrated near the MBH and the lighter stars are pushed out of the inner region.
Stars and singularities: Stellar phenomena near a massive black hole
The potential of this method to push the value of the mass limit down also depends on the actual value of σ8 : the higher σ8 turns out to be, the less room there will be for massive neutrinos.
Weighing Neutrinos with Large-Scale Structure
Moreover, the “push-in ” technique is both complete and soun d, and can be carried out automatically.
Testing Systems of Concurrent Black-boxes--an Automata-Theoretic and Decompositional Approach
In topology one defines the mapping cone Cf of a map f : A → B by the push out B ∪f CA of CA ⊃ A → B .
The characteristic cohomology class of a triangulated category
Now, material inside the magnetized bubble is pushed outward leading to a large scale outflow.
Outflows and Jets from Collapsing Magnetized Cloud Cores
Specifically, they correctly argued that the stellar distribution might be only moderately disturbed, while strong shock waves could push the interstellar gas out of the galaxies.
Galaxy Collisions - Dawn of a New Era
The discovery of four new blazars increases the extragalactic source count and pushes our discovery space out to greater redshift values.
The Status of VHE Gamma-Ray Astronomy
In a neutron-rich matter the mean field effect pushes out neutrons making the matter more symmetric and thus decreasing the π− yield.
Isospin Dynamics in Heavy Ion Collisions
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