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phrasal verb [intransitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyshove off
he/she/itshoves off
present participleshoving off
past tenseshoved off
past participleshoved off
  1. 1
    spoken used for telling someone to go away or leave you alone because you are angry or annoyed with them

    Tell your annoying friends to shove off.

  2. 2
    if a boat shoves off, it moves away from the land into the water
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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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