Synonyms of shove in English:


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1‘she shoved him back into the chair’


push, thrust, propel, impel

send, press, drive, plunge, stick, force, shoot, ram, barge, bump, knock, strike, hit, jolt, butt, prod, poke, nudge, elbow, shoulder

bulldoze, sweep, jostle, bundle, hustle, hurry, rush, manhandle

2‘she shoved past him and ran off’


push, push one's way, force one's way, barge, barge one's way, elbow, elbow one's way, shoulder one's way, muscle, bludgeon one's way, plunge, crash, bulldoze, sweep, bundle, hustle, hurry, rush


1‘she gave him a hefty shove’


push, thrust, barge, ram, bump, bang, jolt, butt, knock, prod, poke, nudge, elbow, shoulder, jostle


    shove off

      ‘shove off—I don't want you here’


      go away, depart, leave, take off, get out, get out of my sight

      go, go your way, get going, take oneself off, get moving, move off, be off, set off, set out, start out, make a start, take one's leave, decamp, duck out, take wing, walk out, walk off

      be off with you!, shoo!

      hit the road, fly, skedaddle, split, vamoose, scat, scram, make oneself scarce, be on one's way, run along, beat it, get, get lost, push off, buzz off, clear off, skip off, pop off, go jump in the lake, go and jump in the lake

      on your bike!, go and chase yourself!


      get along, push along, get stuffed, sling your hook, hop it, hop the stick, hop the twig, bog off, naff off

      North American

      bug off, light out, haul off, haul ass, take a powder, hit the trail, take a hike


      nick off

      NZ Australian

      rack off

      South African

      voetsak, hamba

      vulgar slang

      bugger off, piss off, fuck off

      British vulgar slang

      sod off


      begone, avaunt