press+down

  • 1 press down — index depress Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 press down — verb press down Depress the space key • Syn: ↑depress • Derivationally related forms: ↑depression (for: ↑depress), ↑depressor (for: ↑ …

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  • 3 press down on — verb exert a force with a heavy weight (Freq. 1) The snow bore down on the roof • Syn: ↑drag down, ↑bear down, ↑bear down on, ↑weigh down • Hypernyms: ↑press …

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  • 4 press down — force downwards, oppress …

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  • 5 press# — press n throng, crush, *crowd, mob, rout, horde Analogous words: *multitude, army, host, legion press vb Press, bear, bear down, squeeze, crowd, jam mean to exert pressure upon something or someone continuously or for a length of time. They are… …

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  • 6 press — v 1. force, push, drive, ram, shove, elbow; impel, propel, thrust, trundle; cram, jam, crush, pinch. 2. compress, squeeze, condense, clamp; cramp, compact, concentrate, roll into a ball; strain, strangle, constrict, constringe. 3. weigh upon,… …

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  • 7 press — Synonyms and related words: AP, Associated Press, Fleet Street, Reuters, UPI, United Press International, accelerate, advice, adviser, advocate, annex, announcer, annunciator, apply pressure, army, ask, aspirator, assault, assemble, assert,… …

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  • 8 press — 1. verb 1) press the paper down firmly Syn: push (down), press down, depress, hold down, force, thrust, squeeze, compress 2) his shirt was pressed Syn: smooth (out), iron, remove creases from …

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  • 9 press — 1. verb 1) press the paper down firmly Syn: push (down), press down, depress, hold down, force, thrust, squeeze, compress 2) his shirt was pressed Syn: iron 3) …

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  • 10 press — press1 [ pres ] noun *** ▸ 1 newspapers etc. ▸ 2 machine for printing ▸ 3 publishing business ▸ 4 piece of equipment ▸ 5 single push on something ▸ 6 making clothes smooth ▸ 7 many people pushing 1. ) the press newspapers and news magazines: the… …

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  • 11 press — [[t]pre̱s[/t]] ♦ presses, pressing, pressed 1) VERB If you press something somewhere, you push it firmly against something else. [V n against n] He pressed his back against the door... [V n prep] They pressed the silver knife into the cake. 2) …

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  • 12 press */*/*/ — I UK [pres] / US noun Word forms press : singular press plural presses 1) the press newspapers and news magazines the national/local/American/sports press the popular/tabloid press in the press: She has been criticized in the press for not… …

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  • 13 Down feather — The down of birds is a layer of fine feathers found under the tougher exterior feathers. Very young birds are clad only in down. Powder down is a specialized type of down found only in a few groups of birds. Down is a fine thermal insulator and… …

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  • 14 Down quark — Composition Elementary particle Statistics Fermionic Generation First Interactions Strong, Weak, Electromagnetic force, Gravity Symbol …

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  • 15 Down in the Willow Garden — also known as Rose Connelly Written by Unknown Original artist G. B. Grayson and Henry Whitter Recorded by Wade Mainer and Zeke Morris, Charlie Monroe, Art Garfunkel, The Everly Brothers, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Kristin Hersh. Down in the… …

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  • 16 Down Under (song) — Down Under Single by Men at Work from the album Business as Usual Format 7 …

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  • 17 press — [n1] people or person working in communications columnist, correspondent, editor, fourth estate*, interviewer, journalism, journalist, magazine, media, newspaper, newsperson, paper, periodical, photographer, publicist, publisher, reporter,… …

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  • 18 Down on the Upside — Studio album by Soundgarden Released May 21, 1996 …

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  • 19 Press Play (album) — Press Play Studio album by Diddy Released October 17, 2006 …

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  • 20 Down by the Salley Gardens — (Irish: Gort na Saileán) is a poem by William Butler Yeats published in The Wanderings of Oisin and Other Poems in 1889. Yeats indicated in a note that it was an attempt to reconstruct an old song from three lines imperfectly remembered by an old …

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