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phrasal verb [intransitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theypush on
he/she/itpushes on
present participlepushing on
past tensepushed on
past participlepushed on

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  1. 1
    to continue a journey, especially after stopping for a period of time

    Next day we pushed on towards London.

  2. 2
    to continue doing something, especially when you do not have much time

    There’s a lot to do, so let’s push on.

    push on with:

    I’ve pushed on with the work because I want to finish it today.

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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