push away - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theypush away
he/she/itpushes away
present participlepushing away
past tensepushed away
past participlepushed away
  1. push someone away to show that you do not want someone’s help or attention

    I feel as though you’re always pushing me away.

See also main entry: push