English definition of “pressure”
MAKE SOMEONE DO [U] › when someone tries to make someone else do something by arguing, persuading, etc: public/political pressure [+ to do sth] Teachers are under increasing pressure to work longer hours. The government is facing pressure from environmental campaigners.
PROBLEMS [C, U] › difficult situations that make you feel worried or unhappy: the pressures of work He's been under a lot of pressure recently.
LIQUID/GAS [C, U] › the force that a liquid or gas produces when it presses against an area: water pressure
PUSH [U] › the force that you produce when you push something