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Pronunciation of Thrust: Learn how to pronounce Thrust in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word thrust:

verb (thrusts, thrusting; past and past participle thrust)
[with object and adverbial of direction]
push suddenly or violently in a specified direction:
she thrust her hands into her pockets
figurative
Howard was thrust into the limelight
[no object]:
he thrust at his opponent with his sword
[no object, with adverbial of direction] move or advance forcibly:
she thrust through the bramble canes
he tried to thrust his way past her
[no object, with adverbial of direction] extend so as to project conspicuously:
beside the boathouse a jetty thrust out into the water
(thrust something on/upon) force (someone) to accept or deal with something:
he felt that fame had been thrust upon him
noun
1a sudden or violent lunge with a pointed weapon or a bodily part:
he drove the blade upwards with one powerful thrust
a forceful attack or effort:
executives led a new thrust in business development
[in singular] the principal purpose or theme of a course of action or line of reasoning:
anti-Americanism became the main thrust of their policy
2 [mass noun] the propulsive force of a jet or rocket engine:
the engine was a Russian-built Nene of higher thrust than the original models
the lateral pressure exerted by an arch or other support in a building:
semi-domes assist in containing the thrust within the building
3 (also thrust fault) Geology a reverse fault of low angle, with older strata displaced horizontally over newer.
Origin:
Middle English (as a verb): from Old Norse thrýsta; perhaps related to Latin trudere ‘to thrust’. The noun is first recorded (early 16th century) in the sense ‘act of pressing’