push vs pull: What's the difference?

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Which is correct: push or Pull

How to spell push?

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pushverb

press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of an action

pushnoun

the act of applying force in order to move something away

pushverb

make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby

pushnoun

an electrical switch operated by pressing

pushverb

move with force

pushverb

strive and make an effort to reach a goal

pushverb

make publicity for; try to sell (a product)

pushverb

approach a certain age or speed

pushnoun

the force used in pushing

pushverb

exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for

pushnoun

enterprising or ambitious drive

pushnoun

an effort to advance

pushverb

move strenuously and with effort

pushverb

press against forcefully without moving

pushverb

sell or promote the sale of (illegal goods such as drugs)

Pullverb

strip of feathers

Pullnoun

a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments

Pullverb

perform an act, usually with a negative connotation

Pullverb

remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense

Pullnoun

special advantage or influence

Pullverb

direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes

Pullverb

bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover

Pullnoun

a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke)

Pullverb

take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for

Pullverb

tear or be torn violently

Pullverb

cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense

Pullnoun

the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you

Pullverb

cause to move by pulling

Pullverb

strain abnormally

Pullnoun

a device used for pulling something

Pullverb

apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion

Pullnoun

a sustained effort

Pullverb

hit in the direction that the player is facing when carrying through the swing

Pullverb

move into a certain direction

Pullverb

operate when rowing a boat

Pullverb

rein in to keep from winning a race

Pullverb

steer into a certain direction

Pullverb

take away

Pullnoun

the force used in pulling

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