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    When push comes to shove-Meaning?

    "There is no doubt in my mind that Quinton is a match winner and he will play a part in us winning this World Cup," AB de Villiers said. "He is still my first pick. When push comes to shove, I believe he will play a big knock for us. I'd hate to see him go but it's something we'll discuss as we go on"

    What does mean the underlined part?
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    Re: When push comes to shove-Meaning?

    It means if/when the situation necessitates taking action.

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    Re: When push comes to shove-Meaning?

    Meanings here.

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