Careful Words

push (n.)

push (v.)

  Push on,—keep moving.

Thomas Morton (1764-1838): A Cure for the Heartache. Act ii. Sc. 1.

The time has been,

That when the brains were out the man would die,

And there an end; but now they rise again,

With twenty mortal murders on their crowns,

And push us from our stools.

William Shakespeare (1564-1616): Macbeth. Act iii. Sc. 4.