Rude vs Pushy - What's the difference?
As a proper noun rude
is settlement in croatia, near zagreb.
As an adjective pushy is
aggressively ambitious; overly assertive, bold or determined.
(mismatch between senses and translations)
Somewhat obscene, pornographic, offensive.
undeveloped, unskilled, basic.
* 2 Corinthians 11:6 (KVJ)
- The girl was so rude to her boyfriend by screaming at him for no reason.
* (rfdate), Rudyard Kipling, The Conundrum of the Workshops
- But though I be rude in speech, yet not in knowledge
- When the flush of a new-born sun fell first on Eden's green and gold,
- Our father Adam sat under the Tree and scratched with a stick in the mould;
- And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart,
* 1767 , Adam Ferguson, An Essay on the History of Civil Society
- Till the Devil whispered behind the leaves, "It's pretty, but is it Art?"
hearty, vigorous; (found particularly in the phrase rude health).
- It might be apprehended, that among rude nations, where the means of subsistence are procured with so much difficulty, the mind could never raise itself above the consideration of this subject
* See also
Aggressively ambitious; overly assertive, bold or determined.
- Parents are ruining school sports days by being pushy and overbearing, a survey suggests. BBC