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  1. thrust
    IPA[THrəst]
  2. verb

    noun

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: thrust, plural noun: thrusts

    • verb

      push suddenly or violently in a specified direction:

      move or advance forcibly:

    • noun

      a sudden or violent lunge with a pointed weapon or a bodily part:

      a forceful attack or effort:

    • noun

      a stage that extends into the auditorium so that the audience is seated around three sides.
    • noun

      an exercise in which the legs are thrust backward to their full extent from a squatting position with the hands on the floor.
    • noun

      a device for reversing the flow of gas from a jet engine so as to produce a retarding backward force.
    • noun

      a stage that extends into the auditorium so that the audience is seated around three sides.
    • noun

      a bearing designed to take a load in the direction of the axis of a shaft, especially one transmitting the thrust of a propeller shaft to the hull of a ship.
    • noun

      a repeated thrusting movement of the pelvis, especially as performed by a man during, or in imitation of, sexual intercourse.
    • noun

      an exercise in which the legs are thrust backwards to their full extent from a squatting position with the hands on the floor.
    • adjective

      extended outward:
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