Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Unregistered Guest

    Smile the meaning of 'thrust oneself'

    What does 'thrust himself' in the following sentence mean?
    *He thrust himself on the attention of his employers.

    Thanks in advance

  2. #2
    konungursvia's Avatar
    konungursvia is offline Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Academic
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Canada
      • Current Location:
      • Canada
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Posts
    4,780
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: the meaning of 'thrust oneself'

    It means forced, pushed, insisted, gave them no choice.

Similar Threads

  1. the meaning of "your call"
    By filmfan in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-Aug-2008, 13:51
  2. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 12-May-2007, 08:58
  3. Any grammar or interpretation mistakes, or any oddities?
    By asad hussain in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 42
    Last Post: 04-May-2007, 07:05
  4. meaning
    By daisy1352 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 01-Dec-2006, 21:32
  5. the meaning of this...
    By Ana Laura in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11-Jul-2006, 17:48

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •