Words Like THRUST
We have put together a list of words that are similar to THRUST.
45 Alternative Words Similar to thrust
6 examples of thrust
to thrust anything with the hand or foot, or with an instrument
a fencer thrusts at his antagonist
thrust the money in the hands of the beggar
he made a thrusting motion with his fist
the thrust of the jet engines
She thrust the letter into his hand
10 definitions of thrust
To push or drive with force; to drive, force, or impel; to shove.
To stab; to pierce; -- usually with through.
To make a push; to attack with a pointed weapon.
To enter by pushing; to squeeze in.
To push forward; to come with force; to press on; to intrude.
A violent push or driving, as with a pointed weapon moved in the direction of its length, or with the hand or foot, or with any instrument; a stab; -- a word much used as a term of fencing.
The force or pressure of one part of a construction against other parts; especially (Arch.), a horizontal or diagonal outward pressure, as of an arch against its abutments, or of rafters against the wall which support them.
The breaking down of the roof of a gallery under its superincumbent weight.