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Synonyms for press

Synonyms for press

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 ?
Awais Laghari, son of late Farooq Laghari, a former president of Pakistan, said Iran has had very good positive negotiations with the west so they can press upon the western countries to support projects like IP.
There is reportedly a case at Bisrakh police station against him for orchestrating an attack on himself to press upon the government to provide him security.
The government delegation to the talks issued no statement to the press upon arriving at Havana's convention center, which has hosted the negotiations since they began in November 2012.
President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atamabyev and Swiss President, OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Didier Burkhalter made a statement for the press upon conclusion of the bilateral meeting held on November 22 in Bishkek.
Quite perplexingly the same politicians who do not let go of any opportunity to press upon the nation the value of true democracy and the atrociousness of military rulers call for the army's help whenever they are in a messy situation.
NNA - A president-elect must be for all the Lebanese Social Affairs' minister Rashid Derbas, told the press upon emerging out of a meeting with patriarch Rahi in Diman today.
I would also press upon the relevant banks and building societies to deal with this matter swiftly and to contact the Sunday Mirror with details on how and when this will be done so that we can relay it to the people that really matter.
I have been in touch with the council to press upon them the urgency of identifying funding for the work and of having reconstruction works initiated.
The two press upon one another like brothers in bed wrapped in the same
The forces of environmental pollution, police brutality and political neglect and corruption press upon them through three generations.
The bishops urged the government to support the appeal of United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon for an immediate end to the violence in Sabah; to press upon the two contending forces to heed the UN call; to resume the diplomatic work of resolving the Sabah claim, a task historically entrusted to the government by the sultanate of Sulu; and to ensure the withdrawal with honor of armed forces from the area.
Toni had told press upon rejoining Fiorentina: "The experience in the UAE was nice but it was not real football.
I am personally shocked and horrified by the tragic events two days ago," said Annan told the press upon his arrival in Damascus, referring to the massacre perpetrated in this central Syria twon, where a hundred of people, including fifty children died Friday.
The international community has made quite a few efforts to incite the Syrian opposition not to enter into any dialogue with the government," Lavrov was quoted by the site of Russia Today TV as saying to the press upon his arrival in the Netherlands.
Lavrov declined to take questions from the press upon his arrival at the NATO headquarters.