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prise

verb [T] UK (US prize) uk   us   /praɪz/
to use force to lift something off something else, for example by pressing a tool against a fixed point; to separate things using force: I managed to prise the lid off the tin of paint. She prised the child's fingers apart and forced him to give her the coins.
Translations of “prise”
in Vietnamese bẩy lên…
in Spanish abrir/levantar con palanca, forzar…
in Thai งัดให้เปิดออก…
in Malaysian mengumpil…
in French forcer, ouvrir de force…
in German aufbrechen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 撬…
in Indonesian mencongkel…
in Chinese (Simplified) 撬…
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