Synonyms for Thrust:
n.dump, blow, whack, clap, nick, wham, smack, slap, lam, plunk, cut, plop, clip, wallop. balance, capillary action, absorbance, advance, onset, centrifugal force, amplitude, centripetal force, attraction, air resistance, bonding, calorific. come at, mug, ambush, fly at, go for, impetus, strike at, set on. item, side issue, sidelight, sticking point, starting point, convex, focus, substance, point of order, contention. prodding. •attack (noun)
fury, spasm, aggression, raid, frenzy, storm, furor, battle, attack, assault, offense, strike, charge, combat, violence, siege, outbreak, warfare, invasion, tirade, riot, barrage, war, bombardment, fight, foray, onslaught, bloodshed, sortie.
•forward movement (noun)
impetus, impulsion, punch, lunge, onset, poke, wham, push, onslaught, advance, stab, momentum, shove, whack, prod, drive, propulsion.
jog, momentum, punch, bump, poke, motivation, impulse, nudge, jerk, shot, jolt, knock.
explanation, connotation, intent, gist, significance, denotation, description, point, topic, purpose, drift, subject, implication, interpretation, tenor, crux, definition, upshot, meaning, message, indication, relevance, pith.
•point of communication (noun)
meaning, upshot, pith, gist, substance.
impulsion, propulsion, Shoving, compulsion, pushing, Throwing.
•sticking out (noun)
jut, protuberant, protrude, overhang, stick out, stick up, prominent, bulging, bulge.
jab, jabbing, pierce, squeeze, stab, driving force, force, push, push up, hurtle, drive, stuff, poke, knife thrust, hurl, lunge, thrusting, shove, poking.
bombard, flay, scarify, hammer, invade, lunge, violate, scathe, lash, assail, slash, harry, scorch, trounce, pound, batter, savage.
Fought, Scathed, assaulted, Lunged, Attacked, Trounced, Bombarded, raped, charged, battered, Hammered, Combated, stricken, struck, Stormed, Rioted, Lashed, savaged, Flayed, Pounded, Raided, harried, barraged, slashed, violated, Assailed, Invaded, scorched, Scarified.
hurtle, force, jostle, shoot, trigger, stimulate, entice, ferment, encourage, hasten, urge, induce, provoke, move, energize, motivate, magnetize, instigate, prompt, foment, inspire.
moved, Hastened, Urged, Instigated, jolted, magnetized, Jostled, Fomented, stimulated, nudged, Poked, Jerked, Jogged, Knocked, Hurtled, Energized, induced, triggered, Punched, forced, provoked, Bumped, inspired, motivated, fermented, Enticed.
fire, launch, compel, toss, fling, precipitate, butt, propel, heave, goad, cast, cant, ram, push, sling, hurl, shunt, shove, pitch, bowl, throw, lob, drive, chuck, catapult, impel, project, pelt, prod, bunt, flick.
thrown, Bowled, fired, Butted, Shunted, Pelted, Flicked, Shoved, Lobbed, drove, impelled, Hurled, Rammed, projected, Tossed, bunted, driven, pitched, Pushed, Threw, chucked, Prodded, Propelled, Launched, Flung, compelled, Slung, Precipitated, catapulted, heaved, goaded, canted.