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pressure

synonym (synonym of pressure)

hypernym (pressure IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a force that compels (noun.attribute)
    a powerful effect or influence (noun.attribute)
     
  • an oppressive condition of physical or mental or social or economic distress (noun.state)
    a state of adversity (danger or affliction or need) (noun.state)
     
  • exert pressure on someone through threats (verb.social)
    have and exert influence or effect (verb.social)
     
  • the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure (noun.act)
    the act of applying force in order to move something away (noun.act)
     
  • the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit) (noun.phenomenon)
    a natural phenomenon involving the physical properties of matter and energy (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • the pressure exerted by the atmosphere (noun.phenomenon)
    the pressure exerted by a gas (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • the somatic sensation that results from applying force to an area of skin (noun.cognition)
    the perception of tactual or proprioceptive or gut sensations (noun.cognition)
     
  • the state of demanding notice or attention (noun.state)
    the state of being urgent; an earnest and insistent necessity (noun.state)
     
  • to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means : (verb.social)
    force somebody to do something (verb.social)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF pressure relation)

  • the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure (noun.act)
    the act of pressing one thing on or into the surface of another (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    applying pressure (noun.act)
     
  • the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit) (noun.phenomenon)
    the pressure of the circulating blood against the walls of the blood vessels; results from the systole of the left ventricle of the heart; sometimes m more.. (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    the pressure exerted by a gas (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    the pressure exerted by a fluid (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    the pressure at a given point in a liquid measured in terms of the vertical height of a column of the liquid needed to produce the same pressure (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    pressure exerted by the fluids inside the eyeball; regulated by resistance to the outward flow of aqueous humor (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    pressure that keeps oil on the moving parts of an internal-combustion engine (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    (physical chemistry) the pressure exerted by a solution necessary to prevent osmosis into that solution when it is separated from the pure solvent by more.. (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    the minute pressure exerted on a surface normal to the direction of propagation of a wave (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    the difference between the instantaneous pressure at a point in a sound field and the average pressure at that point (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    a force over an area produced by a pressure difference (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    the pressure exerted by a vapor; often understood to mean saturated vapor pressure (the vapor pressure of a vapor in contact with its liquid form) (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • the pressure exerted by the atmosphere (noun.phenomenon)
    atmospheric pressure as indicated by a barometer (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    the air pressure maintained in an air-tight compartment (as in an aircraft) (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    a transient air pressure greater than the surrounding atmospheric pressure (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    the atmospheric pressure reduced by a formula to the pressure at sea level (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means : (verb.social)
    apply great or increased pressure (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    to compel or force or urge relentlessly or exert coercive pressure on, or motivate strongly (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    overcome or coerce as if by using a heavy club (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    bring to a specified state by overwhelming force or pressure (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    squeeze someone for money, information, etc. (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    compel by coercion, threats, or crude means (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    coerce by violence or with threats (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    cause to undertake a certain action, usually used in the negative (verb.social)
     

cause (cause to relations of pressure)

  • (verb.social)
    perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) (verb.social)
     

derivation (.... is derived from pressure)

  • a force that compels (noun.attribute)
    force or impel in an indicated direction (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.social)
    to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means : (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    exert pressure on someone through threats (verb.social)
     
  • exert pressure on someone through threats (verb.social)
    extortion of money by threats to divulge discrediting information (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a criminal who extorts money from someone by threatening to expose embarrassing information about them (noun.person)
     
  • the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure (noun.act)
    squeeze or press together (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby (verb.contact)
     
  • the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit) (noun.phenomenon)
    increase the pressure in or of (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    increase the pressure on a gas or liquid (verb.change)
     
  • the state of demanding notice or attention (noun.state)
    repetitive and persistent (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    requiring attention or action (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    demanding attention (adj.all)
     
  • to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means : (verb.social)
    using force to cause something to occur (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an aggressive attempt to compel acquiescence by the concentration or manipulation of power (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of compelling by force of authority (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    a powerful effect or influence (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    a force that compels (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.person)
    one possessing or exercising power or influence or authority (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.state)
    the state of demanding notice or attention (noun.state)
     
  • (adj.all)
    serving or intended to coerce (adj.all)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym cause derivation force per unit area pressure level press pressing imperativeness insistence push pushing force somaesthesia gas pressure physical phenomenon impression compressing barometric pressure compartment pressure overpressure act move compact compress press push exhort urge

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