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Turkish translation of “pressure”

pressure

noun
 
 
/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.Causing somebody to actUrging and persuadingUrging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
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.Anxiety and worry - general wordsFear and phobias
LIQUID/GAS [C, U] the force that a liquid or gas produces when it presses against an area
basınç
water pressure Energy, force and powerPower and intensity
PUSH [U] B2 the force that you produce when you push something
baskı, basma, basınç
Energy, force and powerPower and intensity
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 pressureCausing somebody to actUrging and persuadingUrging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
(Definition of pressure noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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