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  • nounphysical force, weight
  • noundemand, difficulty
  • verbbother, urge

synonyms for pressure

  • burden
  • squeeze
  • strain
  • strength
  • stress
  • tension
  • compressing
  • compression
  • crushing
  • encumbrance
  • heaviness
  • load
  • mass
  • shear
  • squeezing
  • thrust
See also synonyms for: pressured / pressures / pressuring

antonyms for pressure

MOST RELEVANT
  • relaxation
  • ease
  • facility
  • peace
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How to use pressure in a sentence

However, according to Brindis, “The pressure has not met the threat in terms of magnitude.”
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The pressure is on for Democrats and Republicans to find a solution before Congress breaks in October.
WHY LAWMAKERS MAY CHOOSE A MORE TARGETED APPROACH FOR THE SECOND ROUND OF COVID STIMULUSARIC JENKINSSEPTEMBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
Here’s a building block that is currently under a lot of pressure, as channels are shifting after the pandemic.
HOW WOULD AN SEO AGENCY BE BUILT TODAY? PART 2: CURRENT BUSINESS MODEL(S)SPONSORED CONTENT: SEOMONITORSEPTEMBER 16, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
With pressure from the Gang Commission’s ad hoc committee headed by Genevieve Jones-Wright, Stephan went on record stating 332 names were removed from her office’s injunctions.
WHILE WE’RE RETHINKING POLICING, IT’S TIME TO END GANG INJUNCTIONSJAMIE WILSONSEPTEMBER 15, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The aforementioned Kaiser poll found that 61% of Americans are worried the FDA will rush to approve a vaccine due to political pressure.
6 QUESTIONS THAT MUST BE ANSWERED IN THE RACE FOR A VACCINEJAKEMETHSEPTEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
The pressure at the surface is thought to be up to 100 times greater than what is found on Earth, temperatures are around 464 °C, and the air is more than 96% carbon dioxide.
GAS SPOTTED IN VENUS’S CLOUDS COULD BE A SIGN OF ALIEN LIFENEEL PATELSEPTEMBER 14, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The trick has been to examine and understand how each aspect of the business has been transformed fundamentally under the pressures of a relentlessly unpredictable year.
DEEP DIVE: HOW THE SUMMER OF 2020 FORCED BRAND MARKETING TO CHANGE FOR THE BETTERJIM COOPERSEPTEMBER 14, 2020DIGIDAY
I read about global warming and the coming ice age, wondered why barometric pressure affected dogs, and drew cloud charts in my daily planner.
MY WEEK SHADOWING A TORNADO HUNTER IN OKLAHOMALINDA LOGANSEPTEMBER 10, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
One reason for that is the move of major advertisers like P&G to do their upfront deals early under the traditional broadcast-year model, which put pressure on others to follow suit.
‘THERE WASN’T A HUGE SHIFT’: TV UPFRONT MARKET DID NOT UNDERGO EXPECTED OVERHAUL THIS YEARTIM PETERSONSEPTEMBER 9, 2020DIGIDAY
There were pressures in place to do so of course, but the urgency to truly change wasn’t really there.
‘WE HAVE THE CAPABILITY’: HOW THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS HAS ACCELERATED ADVERTISING’S SHIFT TO AGILITYKRISTINA MONLLOSSEPTEMBER 7, 2020DIGIDAY
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WORDS RELATED TO PRESSURE

  • air
  • envelope
  • heavens
  • pressure
  • sky
  • substratosphere
  • troposphere
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