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press /pres/
  • danh từ
    • sự ép, sự nén, sự bóp, sự ấn
      • a press of the hand: cái bóp tay
      • to give something a slight press: bóp nhẹ cái gì, ấn nhẹ cái gì
    • sự đông đúc, sự chen chúc; đám đông chen chúc, đám đông xô lấn
      • to be lost in the press: bị lạc trong đám đông chen chúc
    • sự thúc ép, sự hối hả, sự tất bật
      • there is a great press of business: công việc hết sức hối hả tất bật
    • cuộc hỗn chiến, cuộc loạn đả (trong một trận đánh nhau)
    • cái ép; máy ép; máy nén bàn là
      • hydraulic press: máy ép dùng sức nước
    • máy in ((cũng) orinting press); nhà máy in; thuật in; sự in
      • in the press: đang in (sách...)
      • to send (go, come) to [the] press: đưa in, đem in
      • to correct the press: chữa những lỗi in
      • to sign for press: ký cho in
    • báo chí
      • freedom of the press: quyền tự do báo chí
      • to be favourably noticed by the press; to have a good press: được báo chí ca ngợi
    • tủ đóng vào tường; tủ đứng nhiều ngăn (để quần áo, sách vở...)
    • (hàng hải) sự căng hết
      • press of salt (canvas): sự căng hết buồm
  • ngoại động từ
    • ép, nép, bóp, ấn
      • to press grapes: ép nho
      • to press juice from (out of) orange: ép (vắt) cam lấy nước
      • to press the trigger of a gun: bóp cò súng
      • to press the button: ấn nút, bấm nút (cho máy chạy, bấm chuông điện...); (nghĩa bóng) khởi đầu, quyết định
      • to press clothes: là quần áo
    • ép chặt, ghì chặt, siết chặt, ôm chặt, bóp chặt
      • to press someone's hand: siết chặt tay ai
      • to press someone to one's heart: ôm chặt ai vào lòng
    • thúc ép, thúc bách, dồn ép
      • to press an attack: dồn dập tấn công
      • to press the enemy hard: dồn ép kẻ địch
      • to be hard pressed: bị thúc ép; bị lâm vào cảnh khó khăn o ép
      • to be pressed with questions: bị hỏi dồn
    • thúc giục, giục giã, khẩn hoản, nài ép (ai làm gì)
      • to press someone for something: nài ép ai lấy cái gì
      • to press someone to do something: thúc giục ai làm cái gì
      • to press a gilf upon someone: nài ép ai phải nhận món quà tặng
      • to press an opinion upon someone: ép ai phải theo ý kiến
    • nhấn mạnh
      • to press the question: nhấn mạnh vào vấn đề
    • đè nặng
      • to press the mind: đè nặng lên tâm trí
  • nội động từ
    • ép, bóp, ấn
      • to press on a button: ấn nút (điện...)
    • xúm xít, túm tụm, chen lấn, quây chặt lấy
      • to press round someone: xúm xít quanh ai, quây chặt lấy ai
    • thúc giục, thúc ép, thúc bách
      • time presses: thì giờ thúc bách
      • nothing remains that presses: không còn có gì thúc bách, không còn lại việc gì phải làm gấp
    • hối hả, vội vã, tất bật
      • to press through a crowd: hối hả chen lấn qua đám đông
    • (+ on, upon) đè nặng
      • to press upon one's mind: đè nặng lên tâm trí
    • to press down
      • ấn xuống, ép xuống, đè xuống
    • to press for
      • thúc giục, thúc bách, đòi hỏi thúc bách
    • to be pressed for money: túng quẫn
    • to be pressed for time: thiếu thì giờ, thì giờ eo hẹp
    • to press fowrad
      • hối hả, vội vã
    • to press on
      • to press foward
        • thúc giục, giục giã, thúc gấp
      • to press out
        • ép ra, vắt ra
      • to press up
        • xúm xít lại, túm tụm lại, quây chặt lại
    • danh từ
      • (sử học) sự bắt lính
      • ngoại động từ
        • (sử học) bắt (lính); (nghĩa bóng) lấy, tước đoạt
          • to press something into the service of...: tước đoạt cái gì để dùng cho...
        • trưng dụng (ngựa...)
    Concise Dictionary
    presses|pressed|pressingpres
    noun
    +newspaper writers and photographers
    +the state of demanding notice or attention
    +the gathering and publishing of 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; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging 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; the exertion of pressure
    verb
    +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; be an advocate for
    +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

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    v.
    1 subject to or exert pressure or force, force, push, impel, thrust, bear (on), weigh on or upon, jam, cram, crush; pressure or Brit also pressurize:
    The crowd was pressing against the door. Although hard pressed at first, we eventually won.
    2 squeeze, compress, depress, push:
    When the picture is in focus, press this button to release the shutter
    3 squeeze, crush, compress, mash:
    After harvesting, the grapes are pressed to extract the juice.
    4 iron, smooth, flatten, put through a mangle; steam:
    I shall have to press my jacket before going out to dinner.
    5 clasp, embrace, hug, hold (close or tight(ly)), take in one's arms, throw one's arms about or around, cleave to, Archaic clip:
    She pressed the child to her with great affection.
    6 constrain, urge, force, pressure, compel, demand, persuade, induce, prod, provoke, importune, beseech, ask, request, beg, entreat:
    They pressed me to tell where the money was hidden.
    7 crowd, flock, gather, mill, swarm, throng, seethe, cluster, congregate, meet, converge, huddle:
    The reporters pressed round the chancellor to catch every word.
    n.
    8 crowding, gathering, thronging, converging, convergence, crowd, throng, swarm, cluster, huddle, pack, herd, host, multitude, horde, mob, crush:
    When the doors opened, the huge press of people pushed onto the train
    9 urgency, haste, hurry, hustle, bustle, pressure, stress:
    The press of business required me to postpone my trip to Paris.
    10 the press.
    (a) newspapers, the papers, Fleet Street, the fourth estate, the media, the wire or news services, broadcasting, television, radio:
    The press will have a field-day when this news gets out.
    (b) newspaper people, newspapermen or newspaperwomen, newsmen or newswomen, reporters, correspondents, ladies or gentlemen of the press, journalists, commentators, paparazzi, Brit leader-writers, US editorial writers, Colloq news-hounds, Brit journos:
    The doors were opened and the press were invited in.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + adjective
    1 [not before noun] ~ (for sth) not having enough of sth, especially time or money: I'm really pressed for cash at the moment.
    See also - HARD-PRESSED
    2 made flat using force or a heavy object: pictures made with pressed flowers + neatly pressed trousers


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