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pressure as in to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means
  • "She forced him to take a job in the city"
  • "He squeezed her for information"

Synonyms

  • coerce to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means
  • hale exhibiting or restored to vigorous good health; to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means; draw slowly or heavily; a soldier of the American Revolution who was hanged as a spy by the British; United States astronomer who discovered that sunspots are associated with strong magnetic fields (1868-1938) ; prolific United States writer (1822-1909)
  • squeeze the act of gripping and pressing firmly; a state in which there is a short supply of cash to lend to businesses and consumers and interest rates are high ; a situation in which increased costs cannot be passed on to the customer; (slang) a person's girlfriend or boyfriend; a twisting squeeze; an aggressive attempt to compel acquiescence by the concentration or manipulation of power; a tight or amorous embrace; the act of forcing yourself (or being forced) into or through a restricted space; to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; press firmly; squeeze like a wedge into a tight space; to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means; obtain by coercion or intimidation; press or force; squeeze tightly between the fingers; hold (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness; squeeze or press together
  • force to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means; urge or force (a person) to an action; move with force; impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably; squeeze like a wedge into a tight space; force into or from an action or state, either physically or metaphorically; do forcibly; take by force; a powerful effect or influence; (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity; physical energy or intensity; group of people willing to obey orders; a unit that is part of some military service; an act of aggression (as one against a person who resists); one possessing or exercising power or influence or authority; a group of people having the power of effective action; (of a law) having legal validity; a putout of a base runner who is required to run
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pressure as in exert pressure on someone through threats

    Synonyms

    • blackmail extortion of money by threats to divulge discrediting information ; exert pressure on someone through threats ; obtain through threats
    • blackjack exert pressure on someone through threats ; a common scrubby deciduous tree of central and southeastern United States having dark bark and broad three-lobed (club-shaped) leaves; a piece of metal covered by leather with a flexible handle; a flag usually bearing a white skull and crossbones on a black background; a gambling game using cards
    pressure as in the force applied to a unit area of surface
    • "measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit)"
    • "the compressed gas exerts an increased pressure"

    Synonyms

    • pressure level the force applied to a unit area of surface
    • force per unit area the force applied to a unit area of surface
    pressure as in a force that compels
    • "the public brought pressure to bear on the government"
    pressure as in the act of pressing
    • "the exertion of pressure"
    • "he gave the button a press"
    • "he used pressure to stop the bleeding"
    • "at the pressing of a button"

    Synonyms

    • press the state of demanding notice or attention; the print media responsible for gathering and publishing news in the form of newspapers or magazines ; a machine used for printing ; 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 ; 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; exert pressure or force to or upon; force or impel in an indicated direction; to be oppressive or burdensome; place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure; squeeze or press together; crowd closely; create by pressing; be urgent; 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; make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby; press and smooth with a heated iron; lift weights; ask for or request earnestly
    • pressing compelling immediate action; the act of pressing; a metal or plastic part that is made by a mechanical press
    pressure as in the state of demanding notice or attention
    • "the insistence of their hunger"
    • "the press of business matters"

    Synonyms

    • imperativeness the state of demanding notice or attention; the quality of being insistent
    • insistence continual and persistent demands ; the state of demanding notice or attention; the act of insisting on something
    • insistency the state of demanding notice or attention; the act of insisting on something
    • press the state of demanding notice or attention; the print media responsible for gathering and publishing news in the form of newspapers or magazines ; a machine used for printing ; 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 ; 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; exert pressure or force to or upon; force or impel in an indicated direction; to be oppressive or burdensome; place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure; squeeze or press together; crowd closely; create by pressing; be urgent; 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; make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby; press and smooth with a heated iron; lift weights; ask for or request earnestly
    pressure as in the somatic sensation that results from applying force to an area of skin
    • "the sensitivity of his skin to pressure and temperature was normal"

    Synonyms

    • pressure sensation the somatic sensation that results from applying force to an area of skin
    pressure as in an oppressive condition of physical or mental or social or economic distress
      pressure as in the pressure exerted by the atmosphere

        Synonyms

        • atmospheric pressure the pressure exerted by the atmosphere
        • air pressure the pressure exerted by the atmosphere

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