Definisi 'press'
English to English
noun
1 the state of demanding notice or attention
Example:
• the insistence of their hunger
• the press of business matters
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2 the print media responsible for gathering and publishing news in the form of newspapers or magazines
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3 a machine used for printing
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4 a dense crowd of people
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5 a tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes
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6 clamp to prevent wooden rackets from warping when not in use
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7 any machine that exerts pressure to form or shape or cut materials or extract liquids or compress solids
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8 a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then smoothly lifted overhead
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9 the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure
Example:
• he gave the button a press
• he used pressure to stop the bleeding
• at the pressing of a button
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10 An East Indian insectivore (Tupaia ferruginea). It is arboreal in its habits, and has a bushy tail. The fur is soft, and varies from rusty red to maroon and to brownish black.
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11 A commission to force men into public service, particularly into the navy.
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12 An apparatus or machine by which any substance or body is pressed, squeezed, stamped, or shaped, or by which an impression of a body is taken; sometimes, the place or building containing a press or presses.
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verb
13 exert pressure or force to or upon
Example:
• He pressed down on the boards
• press your thumb on this spot
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14 force or impel in an indicated direction
Example:
• I urged him to finish his studies
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15 to be oppressive or burdensome
Example:
• weigh heavily on the mind
• Something pressed on his mind
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16 place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure
Example:
• pressed flowers
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17 squeeze or press together
Example:
• she compressed her lips
• the spasm contracted the muscle
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18 crowd closely
Example:
• The crowds pressed along the street
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19 create by pressing
Example:
• Press little holes into the soft clay
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20 be urgent
Example:
• This is a pressing problem
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21 exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for
Example:
• The liberal party pushed for reforms
• She is crusading for women's rights
• The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate
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22 press from a plastic
Example:
• press a record
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23 make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby
Example:
• `Now push hard,' said the doctor to the woman
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24 press and smooth with a heated iron
Example:
• press your shirts
• she stood there ironing
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25 lift weights
Example:
• This guy can press 300 pounds
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26 ask for or request earnestly
Example:
• The prophet bid all people to become good persons
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27 To force into service, particularly into naval service; to impress.
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28 To urge, or act upon, with force, as weight; to act upon by pushing or thrusting, in distinction from pulling; to crowd or compel by a gradual and continued exertion; to bear upon; to squeeze; to compress; as, we press the ground with the feet when we walk; we press the couch on which we repose; we press substances with the hands, fingers, or arms; we are pressed in a crowd.
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29 To exert pressure; to bear heavily; to push, crowd, or urge with steady force.
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More Word(s)
compact, contract, squeeze, push, heat, heat up, pushing, weightlift, weightlifting, machine, clamp, print media, crowd, urgency, exercise, flatten,

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