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Meaning of word thrust from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

thrust   verb

Meaning : Push forcefully.

Example : He thrust his chin forward.

Meaning : Press or force.

Example : Stuff money into an envelope.
She thrust the letter into his hand.

Synonyms : shove, squeeze, stuff

Meaning : Make a thrusting forward movement.

Synonyms : hurl, hurtle, lunge

Meaning : Impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably.

Example : She forced her diet fads on him.

Synonyms : force

Meaning : Penetrate or cut through with a sharp instrument.

Synonyms : pierce

Meaning : Force (molten rock) into pre-existing rock.

Meaning : Push upward.

Example : The front of the trains that had collided head-on thrust up into the air.

Synonyms : push up

Meaning : Place or put with great energy.

Example : She threw the blanket around the child.
Thrust the money in the hands of the beggar.

Synonyms : throw

thrust   noun

Meaning : The force used in pushing.

Example : The push of the water on the walls of the tank.
The thrust of the jet engines.

Synonyms : push

दबाने की क्रिया के फलस्वरूप उत्पन्न बल या जोर।

पानी के अत्यधिक दबाव के कारण बाँध टूट गया।
उनका रक्त चाप बहुत बढ़ गया है।
चाँप, चाप, दबाव, दाब

Meaning : A strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument.

Example : One strong stab to the heart killed him.

Synonyms : knife thrust, stab

Meaning : The act of applying force to propel something.

Example : After reaching the desired velocity the drive is cut off.

Synonyms : drive, driving force

Meaning : Verbal criticism.

Example : He enlivened his editorials with barbed thrusts at politicians.

Meaning : A sharp hand gesture (resembling a blow).

Example : He warned me with a jab with his finger.
He made a thrusting motion with his fist.

Synonyms : jab, jabbing, poke, poking, thrusting