Pushy vs Profiteer - What's the difference?

pushy | profiteer |


As an adjective pushy

is aggressively ambitious; overly assertive, bold or determined.

As a noun profiteer is

(pejorative) one who makes an unreasonable profit not justified by cost or risk.

As a verb profiteer is

to make an unreasonable profit not justified by cost or risk.

pushy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Aggressively ambitious; overly assertive, bold or determined.
  • Parents are ruining school sports days by being pushy and overbearing, a survey suggests. BBC

    profiteer

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (pejorative) One who makes an unreasonable profit not justified by cost or risk.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To make an unreasonable profit not justified by cost or risk.