Shove is a recurring skill in the Dragon Quest series.
Attempts to remove an enemy from the battle, utilizing Whack's resistance table. Because tossed foes do not yield gold or experience, the skill is considered redundant next to Pressure Pointer.
Shove is learned by advancing to rank 4 of the Thief vocation. It's also used by Trolls, Boss trolls, and Stout trolls in battle.
Shove is now learned at rank 2 of the Thief vocation. It acts the same as in VI, and is used by Swinoceroses.
Shove can now disable an enemy for 1 turn. It is used by Swinoceroses once again, as well as Chariot chappies & Flamin' draymen.
Used by the Troll family for the first time since VI, they can force an enemy out of the battle, along with disabling and damaging.
Once again used by the Troll line, it acts the same as X, though only the Stout troll uses it.