1. The force used in pushing (synset 111518603)
    "the push of the water on the walls of the tank"; "the thrust of the jet engines"
  2. A strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument (synset 101176455)
    "one strong stab to the heart killed him"
  3. The act of applying force to propel something (synset 100104654)
    "after reaching the desired velocity the drive is cut off"
  4. Verbal criticism (synset 106724343)
    "he enlivened his editorials with barbed thrusts at politicians"
  5. A sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow) (synset 100335761)
    "he warned me with a jab with his finger"; "he made a thrusting motion with his fist"
  1. Push forcefully (synset 201903255)
    "He thrust his chin forward"
  2. Press or force (synset 202098847)
    "Stuff money into an envelope"; "She thrust the letter into his hand"
  3. Make a thrusting forward movement (synset 202066140)
  4. Impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably (synset 200749422)
    "She forced her diet fads on him"
  5. Penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument (synset 201444129)
  6. Force (molten rock) into pre-existing rock (synset 202719932)
  7. Push upward (synset 202719727)
    "The front of the trains that had collided head-on thrust up into the air"
  8. Place or put with great energy (synset 201501904)
    "She threw the blanket around the child"; "thrust the money in the hands of the beggar"

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