Meaning of “press sth on sb” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “press sth on sb” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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press sth on sb

phrasal verb with press uk /pres/ us verb [ I or T ]

to give something to someone and not allow them to refuse to accept it:

I didn't want any payment for what I had done, but he pressed the money on me.

(Definition of “press sth on sb” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)