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English definition of “pressurize”

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
(Definition of pressurize verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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