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English definition of “put the heat on sb”

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put the heat on sb

informal
to try to persuade or force someone to do something
Translations of “put the heat on sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 勸說(某人), 給(某人)施加壓力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 劝说(某人), 给(某人)施加压力…
(Definition of put the heat on sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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