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Synonyms for press

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to act on with a steady pushing force

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to exert pressure

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to extract from by applying pressure

to smooth by applying heat and pressure

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to congregate, as around a person

to put one's arms around affectionately

to impel to action

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to do or achieve by forcing obstacles out of one's way

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to solicit (something) insistently

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journalists and journalism in general

an enormous number of persons gathered together

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the state of demanding notice or attention

the print media responsible for gathering and publishing news in the form of newspapers or magazines

a dense crowd of people

a tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes

clamp to prevent wooden rackets from warping when not in use

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any machine that exerts pressure to form or shape or cut materials or extract liquids or compress solids

a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then smoothly lifted overhead

the act of pressing

force or impel in an indicated direction

to be oppressive or burdensome

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place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure

crowd closely

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create by pressing

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be urgent

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exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person

press from a plastic

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make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby

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press and smooth with a heated iron

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lift weights

ask for or request earnestly

References in periodicals archive ?
ANOTHER week and yet another delegation from Liverpool hot-foots it to Shanghai to press the flesh with potential investors.
The Barclayssponsored event was on behalf of the Football Writers Association and it was a chance to toast this season's achievements, press the flesh and show football bosses that we hacks aren't a bad bunch after all.
If you still feel the need to press the flesh on the campaign trail, you can always try wringing the necks of your opponents.
6 general election, and most of them have plans to press the flesh on their way to Washington Square.
Between them the two events will offer plenty of opportunity for Joe to press the flesh and schmooze the national media.
THE Germany World Cup-winning squad of 1974 have been getting about over here, spreading out to take in games and press the flesh with FIFA fatcats and sponsors.
But the Tories, at least, appear to be taking it seriously and are about to send in some of the party's big guns such as David Cameron and, er, some of their other well-known politicians to press the flesh.
He traveled to Germany's Hanover Fair recently to press the flesh and try to entice offshore companies to build factories in his state.
From head to me, he looks like he was born to cut ribbons at grocery-store openings, to press the flesh at shopping malls and Kiwanis Club pancake breakfasts.
The car halts at a helipad, where the man and his bodyguards jump out to press the flesh with a row of dark-suited well-wishers standing before a revved-up chopper.
When buying a car, some people need to experience the atmosphere of the showroom, press the flesh with a dealer, and make friends with other-confused shoppers.
For the chance to get an overview of an industry segment, to have an exchange of ideas and to press the flesh, nothing beats a market.
He misses opportunities to press the flesh, and so he looks like a snob.