push noun

1 act of pushing

ADJ. big, hard | gentle, little

VERB + PUSH give sb/sth She gave him a gentle push towards the door.

PHRASES at the push of a button The machine washes and dries at the push of a button.

2 effort to do/obtain sth

ADJ. big | final

PREP. ~ against the final push against the enemy | ~ for There has been a big push for better public transport. | ~ towards a push towards organic food