HyperDic: press_out

English > 3 senses of the expression press out:
VERBchangepress out, stub out, crush out, extinguishextinguish by crushing
creationpress out, presspress from a plastic
contactpress out, express, extractobtain from a substance, as by mechanical action
English > press out: 3 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningExtinguish by crushing.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsstub out, crush out, extinguish
Broaderend, terminateBring to an end or halt
Spanishapagar, aplastar, extinguir
Catalanapagar, extingir
English > press out: 3 senses > verb 2, creation
MeaningPress from a plastic.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonympress
Broadercast, mold, mouldform by pouring (e.g., wax or hot metal) into a cast or mold
Spanishexpulsar, imprimir, prensar
English > press out: 3 senses > verb 3, contact
MeaningObtain from a substance, as by mechanical action.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsexpress, extract
Narrowerreamsqueeze the juice out (of a fruit) with a reamer
Broaderget, acquireCome into the possession of something concrete or abstract

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