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press
prɛs
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of pressing; the exertion of pressure.
  2. A weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then smoothly lifted overhead.
  3. Any machine that exerts pressure to form or shape or cut materials or extract liquids or compress solids.
  4. A machine used for printing.
  5. Clamp to prevent wooden rackets from warping when not in use.
  6. A tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes.
  7. The print media responsible for gathering and publishing news in the form of newspapers or magazines.
  8. A dense crowd of people.
  9. The state of demanding notice or attention.
(动) As a verb
  1. Ask for or request earnestly.
  2. Force or impel in an indicated direction.
  3. Lift weights.
  4. Squeeze or press together.
  5. Place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure.
  6. Press and smooth with a heated iron.
  7. Exert pressure or force to or upon.
  8. Make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby.
  9. Press from a plastic.
  10. Create by pressing.
  11. Crowd closely.
  12. 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.
  13. To be oppressive or burdensome.
  14. Be urgent.
Hyphenationpress
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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ànto press; to push; to leave aside or shelve; to control; to restrain; to keep one's hand on; to check or refer to; according to; in the light of; (of an editor or author) to make a comment
see 压根儿
to press; to push down; to keep under (control); pressure
qìnto press (doorbell); to press with hands
拥挤yōngjǐ, yǒngjǐ (Tw)crowded; to throng; congestion
印刷机yìnshuā jīprinting press
压力yālìpressure
紧握jǐnwòto hold firmly, not let go
新闻报道xīnwén bàodàonews report
催逼cuībīto press (for a payment)
按压ànyāto press; to push (a button)
ènto press (with finger)
敲榨qiāozhàto press (fruit); variant of 敲詐
烫平tàngpíngto press (clothes); to iron out (wrinkles)
to press; to compel, to draw near, to excel; to surpass; to rise above; to transcend, to fly across; to jump over
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