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    Smile "at a push"

    A: How many people will your hotel accommodate?
    B: Fifty, at a push.

    what's the meaning of the words "at a push" ?Thanks for your replying!

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    Re: "at a push"

    If they really have to, they can squeeze 50 people in their hotel. "At a push" means in an emergency situation, or "if we absolutely have to."

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