ADJ. little | good, hefty, violent
VERB + SHOVE give sb/sth Harry gave him a hefty shove and he fell over.
PREP. with a ~ She sent him off with a little shove.
ADV. hard, roughly I shoved hard until the door opened. | aside, away, back He shoved me roughly aside.
PREP. down, in She shoved the letter in a drawer. | into, out of, through A leaflet was shoved through my letter box.
PHRASES push and shove The crowd was pushing and shoving to get a better view. | shove your way We shoved our way to the bar.