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military press, press
n. a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then smoothly lifted overhead
press
n. clamp to prevent wooden rackets from warping when not in use
mechanical press, press
n. any machine that exerts pressure to form or shape or cut materials or extract liquids or compress solids
printing press, press
n. a machine used for printing
press
n. clamp to prevent wooden rackets from warping when not in use
press, closet, wardrobe
n. a tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes
public press, press
n. the print media responsible for gathering and publishing news in the form of newspapers or magazines
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urge on, exhort, press, urge
v. force or impel in an indicated direction; "I urged him to finish his studies"
agitate, push, campaign, press, fight, crusade
v. 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; "The liberal party pushed for reforms"; "She is crusading for women's rights"; "The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate"
weightlift, weight-lift, press
v. lift weights; "This guy can press 300 pounds"
press
v. place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure; "pressed flowers"
iron out, press, iron
v. press and smooth with a heated iron; "press your shirts"; "she stood there ironing"
press out, press
v. press from a plastic; "press a record"
press
v. create by pressing; "Press little holes into the soft clay"
press, weigh
v. to be oppressive or burdensome; "weigh heavily on the mind", "Something pressed on his mind"
press
v. be urgent; "This is a pressing problem"
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toilet table, dressing table, vanity, dresser
n. low table with mirror or mirrors where one sits while dressing or applying makeup
publicity
n. the quality of being open to public view; "the publicity of the court room"
drop, flatten
v. lower the pitch of (musical notes)
flatten out, flatten
v. become flat or flatter; "The landscape flattened"
approve
v. judge to be right or commendable; think well of
say, enjoin, tell, order
v. give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority; "I said to him to go home"; "She ordered him to do the shopping"; "The mother told the child to get dressed"
call for, invite
v. request the participation or presence of; "The organizers invite submissions of papers for the conference"
persuade
v. cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm; "You can't persuade me to buy this ugly vase!"
sweet-talk, inveigle, coax, blarney, palaver, cajole, wheedle
v. influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering; "He palavered her into going along"
make
v. compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way; "People cannot be made to integrate just by passing a law!"; "Heat makes you sweat"
reprove, admonish
v. take to task; "He admonished the child for his bad behavior"
apprize, apprise, instruct
v. make aware of; "Have the students been apprised of the tuition hike?"
admonish, caution, monish
v. warn strongly; put on guard
advocate, urge, recommend
v. push for something; "The travel agent recommended strongly that we not travel on Thanksgiving Day"
condone, excuse
v. excuse, overlook, or make allowances for; be lenient with; "excuse someone's behavior"; "She condoned her husband's occasional infidelities"
steam clean, steam
v. clean by means of steaming; "steam-clean the upholstered sofa"
smoothen, smooth
v. make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing; "smooth the surface of the wood"
smoothen, smooth
v. make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing; "smooth the surface of the wood"
even out, even, level, flush
v. make level or straight; "level the ground"
grade
v. level to the right gradient
provoke, raise, fire, evoke, kindle, enkindle, elicit, arouse
v. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
goad, spur
v. give heart or courage to
squeeze, shove, stuff, thrust
v. press or force; "Stuff money into an envelope"; "She thrust the letter into his hand"
buttonhole, lobby
v. detain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of; as for political or economic favors
buttonhole, lobby
v. detain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of; as for political or economic favors
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push for, press for
v. "The liberal party pushed for reforms"
push for, press for
v. "The liberal party pushed for reforms"
pep up, urge on, root on, exhort, barrack, urge, inspire, cheer
v. spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts; "The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"
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criticise, criticize
v. act as a critic; "Those who criticize others often are not perfect, either"
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