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pressurize

verb [T] UK ( also UK -ise)
 
 
/ˈpreʃəraɪz/
to try to force someone to do something: [often passive, + into + doing sth] He was pressurized into signing the agreement.Causing somebody to actUrging and persuadingUrging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
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