What does the phrase 'when push comes to shove' mean?

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if you say that something can be done if push comes to shove, you mean that it can be done if the situation becomes so bad that you have to do it.

Look, if push comes to shove we'll just have to sell the car.
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What is the origin of Push comes to Shove?

It appears to have emerge from public transport, particularly ontrain/subway lines during rush hour. The phenomenon of peoplepushing and eventually get shoved aside or forward

If a girl is messing with you and pushing shoving softly does that mean she is flirting?

It could be construed as such. However it could be a genuine expression of dislike. Generally, chiding comments will be accompanied by smiling or laughter and only light pushi

If a girl is messing with you pushing shoving making fun of you does that mean she is flirting?

It all depends, really. If you hear the girl likes you, most likely she is. But before you go getting all crazy, if you confronted the girl about liking you before, this aggre