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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. pressure: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. pressure: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. pressure: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. pressure: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. pressure: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. pressure, pressure: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Pressure, pressure: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. pressure: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. pressure: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. pressure: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. pressure: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. pressure: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. pressure: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. pressure (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. pressure: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. pressure: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Pressure (Belly song), Pressure (Billy Joel song), Pressure (Jeezy album), Pressure (Muse song), Pressure (Nadia Ali song), Pressure (Paramore song), Pressure (Skindred song), Pressure (The Kinks song), Pressure (Wage War album), Pressure (disambiguation), Pressure (physics), Pressure (play), Pressure (reggae musician), Pressure, The Pressure (song), The Pressure: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Pressure: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. pressure: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. pressure: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. pressure: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. pressure: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Pressure: Encarta® Online Encyclopedia, North American Edition [home, info]
  24. pressure: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. pressure: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. pressure: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. pressure: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. pressure: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. pressure: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Pressure: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. Pressure (physics), pressure: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. pressure: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Pressure (physics), pressure: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Pressure: Merck Manuals [home, info]
  2. pressure: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Pressure (physics), pressure: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pressure: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Pressure: Eric Weisstein's World of Physics [home, info]
  2. Pressure: Extragalactic Astronomy [home, info]
  3. pressure: General Chemistry Online [home, info]
  4. pressure: UNCChem Glossary [home, info]
  5. PRESSURE: Weather Glossary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. pressure: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Pressure: Backgammon [home, info]
  2. Pressure: Bicycle Glossary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. Pressure: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. PRESSURE: Glossary of Composite Terms [home, info]
  3. pressure: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  4. Pressure: Explosives [home, info]
  5. Pressure: Oil Analysis [home, info]
  6. Pressure: National Weather Service Glossary [home, info]
  7. pressure: Schlumberger Oilfield Glossary [home, info]
  8. Pressure: Dictionary for Avionics [home, info]
  9. PRESSURE: Power Engineering [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (pressure)

noun:  a force that compels ("The public brought pressure to bear on the government")
noun:  the somatic sensation of pressure ("The sensitivity of his skin to pressure and temperature was normal")
noun:  the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit) ("The compressed gas exerts an increased pressure")
noun:  an oppressive condition of physical or mental or social or economic distress
noun:  the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure ("He used pressure to stop the bleeding")
noun:  the state of urgently demanding notice or attention
verb:  exert pressure on someone through threats
verb:  to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city"

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