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English verb: press out

1. press out (change) extinguish by crushing


SamplesStub out your cigar.


Synonymscrush out, extinguish, stub out


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)end, terminate

2. press out (creation) press from a plastic


SamplesPress a record.


Synonymspress


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)cast, mold, mould

3. press out (contact) obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action


SamplesItalians express coffee rather than filter it.


Synonymsexpress, extract


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)acquire, get


Narrower (hyponym)ream









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