push for
push for
transitive verb phrase
1. (general) 
a. no direct translation 
Many residents are pushing for the removal of the statue because they believe it is a relic of colonialism.Muchos residentes están presionando para que quiten la estatua porque creen que es un vestigio del colonialismo.
Some politicians are pushing the president for an explanation of his actions.Algunos políticos están presionando al presidente para que dé una explicación de sus actos.
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