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Definición de “press” en inglés


verb (PUSH)    /pres/
B1 [I or T, usually + adv/prep] to push something firmly, often without causing it to move permanently further away from you: Press the button to start the machine. He pressed his face against the window. Can you press a bit harder on my shoulders, please? The crowd pressed against the locked doors trying to get into the building. Press down firmly on the lever.Squeezing and grinding [T] to make clothes smooth by ironing them: I'll just press these trousers.Cleaning clothes [T] to put a weight on fruit in order to remove the juice: to press grapesPreparing foodPreparing food using heat [T] to make a CD, DVD, etc.: Over 3,000 copies of the CD were pressed and sent out to college radio stations.Recording sounds and images [T] to make something flat and firm by putting it under something heavy: The children pressed some flowers. pressed turkey breastSqueezing and grinding
(Definition of press verb (PUSH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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