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press-gang

verb [T] uk   /ˈpres.ɡæŋ/ informal us  
to force or strongly persuade someone to do something they do not want to do: I've been press-ganged into taking the kids swimming.
Translations of “press-gang”
in Chinese (Traditional) 強迫, 勸誘…
in Chinese (Simplified) 强迫, 劝诱…
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