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noun [countable/uncountable]     pushback pronunciation in American English
/ˈpʊʃˌbæk/
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  1. 1
    resistance to a change that has been introduced

    “We’ve had almost no pushback. Parents have been very happy,” said the principal.

    One ray of hope that I see is recent pushbacks from shareholders on excessive pay at the top.

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