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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

      the motion of pushing or lunging suddenly or violently.

      the pushing upward of the earth's crust.

    • adjective

      aggressively ambitious:

      (of an object or part of the body) projecting in a conspicuous way:

    • noun

      the motion of pushing or lunging suddenly or violently.

      the pushing upwards of the earth's crust.

    • adjective

      aggressively ambitious:

      (of an object or part of the body) projecting in a conspicuous way:

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

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

      extended outward:
    • 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.
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