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English definition of “high-pressure”

high-pressure

adjective [before noun] (SELLING)    /ˌhaɪˈpreʃ.ər/ US  //
describes methods of selling that involve persuading people in a forceful way to buy something that often they do not want : I refuse to be intimidated by high-pressure sales techniques .Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to actSelling
(Definition of high-pressure adjective (SELLING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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