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  1. press

    • IPA[prɛs]

    英式

    • v.
      move or cause to move into a position of contact with something by exerting continuous physical force;exert continuous physical force on (something), typically in order to operate a device
    • n.
      a device for applying pressure to something in order to flatten or shape it or to extract juice or oil;a machine that applies pressure to a workpiece by means of a tool, in order to punch shapes.
    • noun: press, plural noun: presses

    • verb: press, 3rd person present: presses, gerund or present participle: pressing, past tense: pressed, past participle: pressed

    • 釋義
    • 片語
    • v.
      動詞
    • 1. move or cause to move into a position of contact with something by exerting continuous physical force:

      he pressed his face to the glass

      her body pressed against his

    • 2. exert continuous physical force on (something), typically in order to operate a device:

      he pressed a button and the doors slid open

    • 3. squeeze (someone's arm or hand) as a sign of affection:

      Winnie pressed his hand

    • 4. move in a specified direction by pushing:

      the mob was still pressing forward

    • 5. (of an enemy or opponent) attack persistently and fiercely:

      their enemies pressed in on all sides

    • 6. continue in one's action:

      he stubbornly pressed on with his work

    • 7. apply pressure to (something) to flatten, shape, or smooth it, typically by ironing:

      she pressed her nicest blouse

    • 8. apply pressure to (a flower or leaf) between sheets of paper in order to dry and preserve it.
    • 9. extract (juice or oil) by crushing or squeezing fruit, vegetables, etc.:

      the best olive oils are pressed from hand-picked olives

    • 10. squeeze or crush (fruit, vegetables, etc.) to extract the juice or oil:

      the small seeds of sesame are chiefly pressed for their oil

    • 11. manufacture (something, especially a record) by moulding under pressure:

      the record was pressed in two runs of 500 copies

    • 12. forcefully put forward (an opinion, claim, or course of action):

      Rose did not press the point

    • 13. make strong efforts to persuade or force (someone) to do something:

      when I pressed him for precise figures he evaded the subject

      the marketing directors were pressed to justify their expenditure

    • 14. insist that (someone) accepts an offer or gift:

      he pressed dinner invitations on her

    • 15. (of time) be in short supply, necessitating immediate action:

      she was almost 45 years old and time was pressing

    • 16. have barely enough of something, especially time:

      I'm terribly pressed for time

    • 17. have difficulty doing or achieving something:

      they may be hard pressed to keep their promise

    • 18. raise (a specified weight) by lifting it to shoulder height and then gradually pushing it upwards above the head.
    • 19. try too hard to achieve distance with a shot, at the risk of inaccuracy.
    • n.
      名詞
    • 1. a device for applying pressure to something in order to flatten or shape it or to extract juice or oil:

      a flower press

      a wine press

    • 2. a machine that applies pressure to a workpiece by means of a tool, in order to punch shapes.
    • 3. a printing press.
    • 4. a business that prints or publishes books:

      the Clarendon Press

    • 5. newspapers or journalists viewed collectively:

      the incident was not reported in the press

      press coverage of the trial

    • 6. coverage in newspapers and magazines:

      there's no point in demonstrating if you don't get any press

      the government has had a bad press for years

    • 7. an act of pressing something:

      the system summons medical help at the press of a button

      these clothes could do with a press

    • 8. a closely packed crowd or mass of people or things:

      among the press of cars he saw a taxi

    • 9. pressure of business.
    • 10. any of various forms of close guarding by the defending team.
    • 11. an act of raising a weight to shoulder height and then gradually pushing it upwards above the head.
    • 12. a large cupboard.
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