Another word for press


imperativeness, insistence, insistency, press, pressure - the state of demanding notice or attention

Example:- the insistence of their hunger

press, public press - the print media responsible for gathering and publishing news in the form of newspapers or magazines

press, pressing, pressure - the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure

Example:- he gave the button a press

press - clamp to prevent wooden rackets from warping when not in use

mechanical press, press - any machine that exerts pressure to form or shape or cut materials or extract liquids or compress solids

military press, press - a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then smoothly lifted overhead

closet, press, wardrobe - a tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes

press, printing press - a machine used for printing

crush, jam, press - a dense crowd of people


press, weigh - to be oppressive or burdensome

Example:- weigh heavily on the mind

compact, compress, constrict, contract, press, squeeze - squeeze or press together

Example:- she compressed her lips

press, press out - press from a plastic

Example:- press a record

iron, iron out, press - press and smooth with a heated iron

Example:- press your shirts

press - place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure

Example:- pressed flowers

press, push - make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby

Example:- `Now push hard,' said the doctor to the woman

press, weight-lift, weightlift - lift weights

Example:- This guy can press 300 pounds

exhort, press, urge, urge on - force or impel in an indicated direction

Example:- I urged him to finish his studies

press - exert pressure or force to or upon

Example:- He pressed down on the boards

agitate, campaign, crusade, fight, press, push - 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

Example:- The liberal party pushed for reforms

press - crowd closely

Example:- The crowds pressed along the street

press - create by pressing

Example:- Press little holes into the soft clay

press - be urgent

Example:- This is a pressing problem

adjure, beseech, bid, conjure, entreat, press - ask for or request earnestly

Example:- The prophet bid all people to become good persons

Tweets containing the word press

Source : WordNet