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pressurise


Past participle: pressurised
Gerund: pressurising

Imperative
pressurise
pressurise
Present
I pressurise
you pressurise
he/she/it pressurises
we pressurise
you pressurise
they pressurise
Preterite
I pressurised
you pressurised
he/she/it pressurised
we pressurised
you pressurised
they pressurised
Present Continuous
I am pressurising
you are pressurising
he/she/it is pressurising
we are pressurising
you are pressurising
they are pressurising
Present Perfect
I have pressurised
you have pressurised
he/she/it has pressurised
we have pressurised
you have pressurised
they have pressurised
Past Continuous
I was pressurising
you were pressurising
he/she/it was pressurising
we were pressurising
you were pressurising
they were pressurising
Past Perfect
I had pressurised
you had pressurised
he/she/it had pressurised
we had pressurised
you had pressurised
they had pressurised
Future
I will pressurise
you will pressurise
he/she/it will pressurise
we will pressurise
you will pressurise
they will pressurise
Future Perfect
I will have pressurised
you will have pressurised
he/she/it will have pressurised
we will have pressurised
you will have pressurised
they will have pressurised
Future Continuous
I will be pressurising
you will be pressurising
he/she/it will be pressurising
we will be pressurising
you will be pressurising
they will be pressurising
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been pressurising
you have been pressurising
he/she/it has been pressurising
we have been pressurising
you have been pressurising
they have been pressurising
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been pressurising
you will have been pressurising
he/she/it will have been pressurising
we will have been pressurising
you will have been pressurising
they will have been pressurising
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been pressurising
you had been pressurising
he/she/it had been pressurising
we had been pressurising
you had been pressurising
they had been pressurising
Conditional
I would pressurise
you would pressurise
he/she/it would pressurise
we would pressurise
you would pressurise
they would pressurise
Past Conditional
I would have pressurised
you would have pressurised
he/she/it would have pressurised
we would have pressurised
you would have pressurised
they would have pressurised
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.pressurise - increase the pressure on a gas or liquid
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
2.pressurise - maintain a certain pressure; "the airplane cabin is pressurized"; "pressurize a space suit"
hold, keep, maintain - keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"; "hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes"
3.pressurise - increase the pressure in or of; "The captain will pressurize the cabin for the passengers' comfort"
adjust, correct, set - alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard; "Adjust the clock, please"; "correct the alignment of the front wheels"
depressurise, depressurize, decompress - decrease the pressure of; "depressurize the cabin in the air plane"
Translations
يَجْبُريَضْغَط
òvingaútbúa meî loftòrÿstingsjafnara

pressure

(ˈpreʃə) noun
1. (the amount of force exerted by) the action of pressing. to apply pressure to a cut to stop bleeding; A barometer measures atmospheric pressure.
2. (a) strain or stress. The pressures of her work are sometimes too much for her.
3. strong persuasion; compulsion or force. He agreed under pressure.
ˈpressurize, ˈpressurise verb
1. to fit (an aeroplane etc) with a device that keeps air pressure normal. The cabins have all been pressurized
2. to force. He was pressurized into giving up his job.
pressure cooker
a type of saucepan in which food is cooked quickly by steam kept under great pressure.
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