Translation of "pressure" - English-Turkish dictionary

pressure

noun uk us /ˈpreʃər/
MAKE SOMEONE DO [ U ]

B2 when someone tries to make someone else do something by arguing, persuading, etc

baskı, tazyik, zorlama
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 ]

B2 difficult situations that make you feel worried or unhappy

baskı, sıkıntı, stres, zor durum
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

basınç
water pressure
PUSH [ U ]

B2 the force that you produce when you push something

baskı, basma, basınç
put pressure on sb

B2 to try to force someone to do something

baskı/tazyik uygulama; zorlamak; baskılamak; zor kullanarak yaptırmak
[ + to do sth ] They're putting pressure on me to make a decision.
→ See also blood pressure , peer pressure

(Translation of “pressure noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)