shoulder-barge him out of the way

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sobhan

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PERSIAN
I put my hands up, turn sideways and shoulder-barge him out of the way.
what does "shoulder-barge him out of the way" mean?
Source: The Girl On The Train, Paula Hawkins
 
  • Glasguensis

    Signal Modulation
    English - Scotland
    It means to push or charge someone, with the main point of contact being a shoulder. Here it means to push someone aside without using the hands.
     
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