a. energetic; pushy. (from 19th c.)
Usage examples of "pushful".
His relationship with van Delden was a very strange one now, the old subservience overlaid by a pushful self-confidence, and yet underneath it I sensed that nothing had really changed, the bond between them as strong as ever, so that I wasn't surprised at the deep concern in his voice as he said, 'Please, you take my advice.
And that when he was simply seeking an all-round nervous stimulant to bring languid people up to the stresses of these pushful days.