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noun as in horde, large group

noun as in strain, pressure

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Apple has removed the ability of the watch to sense deep presses on the screen, a feature it called 3D Touch on all previous models.

From Fortune

Still, a lightning storm of 11,000 lightning strikes struck the San Francisco Bay Area in mid-august and ignited over 367 new fires, says Cal Fire’s division chief Jeremy Rahn in a press release.

Navigating your phone and typingA long press on any app icon on the home screen on Android or iOS will reveal some useful time-saving shortcuts.

As of press time, here is a guide to some of the LGBTQ programs that are on the calendar.

At a press conference Friday, the Union-Tribune reports, Assemblyman Todd Gloria urged the city to investigate what happened and urged NBC 7 to be transparent about its own efforts to understand how it got duped.

Cambodia, with its seemingly free press, is also a haven for foreign journalists.

Sadly, it appears the American press often doesn't need any outside help when it comes to censoring themselves.

This time it would be the biggest mistake for the Western press to repeat that—absolutely the biggest mistake.

But the most important point I want to make is about what the press does now.

And finally, this is who most of our political press is—gullible enough to be surprised by either of the first two.

If the "Y" Beach lot press their advantage they may cut off the enemy troops on the toe of the Peninsula.

"We will go to the Hotel de l'Europe, if you press it;" and away the cabriolet joggled over the roughly paved street.

He does well to be proud of his men and of the way they played up to-day when he called upon them to press back the enemy.

He was to pay one third of the amount before the book went to press, the balance he was to pay within a reasonable time.

Here, Mr. Slocum paused to wipe his spectacles, and the wife seized the opportunity to press the question.


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On this page you'll find 329 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to press, such as: fourth estate, journalist, magazine, media, newsperson, and publisher.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.