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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 classic literature ?
I know of no danger which is now pressing upon the world," Challenger answered gruffly.
The load that had been pressing upon him was gone, the haunting fear had vanished.
I have laid it at the bottom of my chest under my point lace, which keeps it dry, without pressing upon it.
He had cured many and, as a result, those who had diseases were pressing upon him to touch him.
We have been pressing upon the states and the schools to have surveillance system.
He said that the JI had been pressing upon the ousted Prime Minister to appoint a full fledged Foreign Minister but he did not pay heed to this demand for full four years.
Lord Justice Weir said: "We consider this approach was impermissible and the successors to the principal parties led [the judge] into error by pressing upon him the draft order for which they both contended.
The purpose of the campaign was to raise awareness about the challenges faced by the specially-abled people, and also address them by providing education, employment, skill training and development and pressing upon the need for specially abled technology.