press+together

  • 1 press together — index constrict (compress), impact Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 press together — phr verb Press together is used with these nouns as the object: ↑lip …

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  • 3 Press — Press, n. [F. presse. See 4th {Press}.] 1. An apparatus or machine by which any substance or body is pressed, squeezed, stamped, or shaped, or by which an impression of a body is taken; sometimes, the place or building containing a press or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Press bed — Press Press, n. [F. presse. See 4th {Press}.] 1. An apparatus or machine by which any substance or body is pressed, squeezed, stamped, or shaped, or by which an impression of a body is taken; sometimes, the place or building containing a press or …

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  • 5 Press of sail — Press Press, n. [F. presse. See 4th {Press}.] 1. An apparatus or machine by which any substance or body is pressed, squeezed, stamped, or shaped, or by which an impression of a body is taken; sometimes, the place or building containing a press or …

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  • 6 Press — Press, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pressed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pressing}.] [F. presser, fr. L. pressare to press, fr. premere, pressum, to press. Cf. {Print}, v.] 1. To urge, or act upon, with force, as weight; to act upon by pushing or thrusting, in… …

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  • 7 Press pool — refers to a group of news gathering organizations that combine their resources in the collection of news. A pool feed is then distributed to members of the broadcast pool who are free to edit it or use it as they see fit. In the case of print… …

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  • 8 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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  • 9 Press for Peace (PFP) — is a Kashmir based NGO and think tank, founded by Khawaja Zafar Iqbal, eminent journalist and peace activist, in 1999. PFP strives for the promotion of peace, tolerance, interfaith –harmony and protection of human rights including freedom of… …

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  • 10 press stud — press studs N COUNT A press stud is a small metal object used to fasten clothes and is made up of two parts which can be pressed together. [BRIT] Syn: popper (in AM, use , snap) …

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  • 11 Together (1928 song) — Together is a 1928 popular song with music by Ray Henderson and lyrics by Buddy G. DeSylva and Lew Brown. The most popular 1928 recording of the song, by Paul Whiteman, was a #1 hit.cite book title=The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits last= Whitburn …

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  • 12 press stud — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ a small fastener engaged by pressing its two halves together …

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  • 13 Press-up — A press up, also known as a push up, is a common strength training exercise performed in a prone position, lying horizontal and face down, raising and lowering the body using the arms. They develop the pectoral muscles and triceps, with ancillary …

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  • 14 press — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 media ADJECTIVE ▪ foreign, international, local, national, provincial (BrE) ▪ gutter (BrE), mainstream, popular …

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  • 15 press — 1. v. & n. v. 1 tr. apply steady force to (a thing in contact) (press a switch; pressed the two surfaces together). 2 tr. a compress or apply pressure to a thing to flatten, shape, or smooth it, as by ironing (got the curtains pressed). b squeeze …

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  • 16 Press Play on Tape — Infobox musical artist Name = PRESS PLAY ON TAPE Img capt = Img size = Landscape = yes Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Died = Origin = Instrument = Genre = Rock/Bitpop Occupation = Years active = 1999 – present Label =… …

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  • 17 Press Gang — This article is about the British television series Press Gang. For the old military practice of pressing men into service, see Impressment. Infobox television show name = Press Gang caption = Opening titles genre = Comedy Drama camera = Single… …

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  • 18 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… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 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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  • 20 Press TV — Infobox TV channel name= Press TV logofile=PRESSTV LOGO.gif logoalt= logosize=194px slogan= launch=2007 owner= Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting key people =Shahab Mossavat, Yvonne Ridley former names = sister names= web=… …

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