something that is easy to vày or lớn win, or someone who is easily persuaded or influenced or defeated:

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Jean will look after Harry, I"m quite sure - she"s a pushover for babies (= will bởi vì anything for them).
 

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And, the word "diehard" has two negative parts but turns out to be positive sầu compared to lớn its antonym "pushover".
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If they think that we are a bit of a pushover, the negotiation will continue placidly for a year or even more.
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I hope that it will be a genuine one, & not merely a "pushover" for today"s debate, as someone has suggested.
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Far from it; they have sầu let the country become a total pushover for everybody toàn thân else"s high-tech exports.

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Labour, if in power at the time of the conclusion of the intergovernmental conference, will adopt a constructive approach but will not be a pushover.
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For once the teachers have organised themselves into lớn a solid, like-thinking phalanx with no thought whatsoever of this being a pushover for the employers.
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