English to Swedish Meaning :: pressure

Pressure :
tryck
tryck, press, lufttryck, tryckning, stress - trycktryckpressadetryckpressa
 
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Noun(1) the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit, cgs unit(2) a force that compels(3) the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure(4) the state of demanding notice or attention(5) the somatic sensation that results from applying force to an area of skin(6) an oppressive condition of physical or mental or social or economic distress(7) the pressure exerted by the atmosphere
Verb(1) to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means(2) exert pressure on someone through threats

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(1) One girl liked to be held down while she was kissed, so there was always a lot of physical pressure on the kiss itself.(2) backbenchers put pressure on the government to provide safeguards(3) That way this self-contained unit will not put pressure on resources in towns and cities.(4) the gate was buckling under the pressure of the crowd outside(5) Tougher penalties for people-smugglers implement a six point plan to put downward pressure on petrol prices.(6) Already we are seeing downward pressure on both the US dollar and local currency interest rates across the Middle East.(7) He blames the UW administration and government pressure for the increase in students.(8) I felt an enormous sense of pressure to do that, but I didn't know if I would be able to.(9) But it took much in the way of arm-twisting and political pressure to get them to agree to the trip.(10) Nursing and support staff do a wonderful job but are constantly under pressure from ever dwindling resources.(11) The electrons exert a pressure on the ions just like an ideal gas exerts pressure on the walls of a confining box.(12) Continuous negative pressure applied to a wound is now an established method for managing patients' wounds in hospital.(13) However, the big question is: who should pay for it, at a time when there is already great pressure on police resources?(14) Although the French nation was being created in a civic sense, little pressure was felt in the short term to make all citizens speak the same language.(15) gas can be fed to the turbines at a pressure of around 250 psi(16) it might now be possible to pressure him into resigning
Related Words
(1) blood pressure ::
blodtryck
(2) under pressure ::
under press
(3) peer pressure ::
grupptryck
(4) pressure gauge ::
Tryckmätare
(5) high blood pressure ::
högt blodtryck
(6) pressure drop ::
tryckfall
(7) high pressure ::
högt tryck
(8) air pressure ::
lufttryck
(9) pressure group ::
påtryckningsgrupp
Synonyms
Noun
1. physical force ::
fysisk kraft
2. coercion ::
tvång
3. strain ::
anstränga
4. pressing ::
brådskande
5. pressure sensation ::
tryckkänsla
6. insistency ::
insistency
7. pressure level ::
trycknivå
8. atmospheric pressure ::
atmosfärstryck
Verb
9. coerce ::
tvinga
10. blackmail ::
utpressning
Different Forms
pressure, pressured, pressures, pressuring
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

What pressure?
All I said was you look handsome.

What PRESSURE? All I said was you look handsome.

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 8


Then, they use a pressure hose on you.\0

Then, they use a PRESSURE hose on you.

Money Heist Season 3, Episode 7


and then sit back as societal
pressure compels you

and then sit back as societal PRESSURE compels you

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 19


Which wasn\

Which wasn't easy because there was a lot of PRESSURE

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 13


There will be a lot of pressure.

There will be a lot of PRESSURE.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 23


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