pressure


pressure
I noun anxiety, anxiousness, brunt, brute force, burden, coercion, compulsion, constraining force, constraint, controlling power, crisis, drive, duress, encumbrance, exertion, exhortation, exigency, force, hardship, heaviness, hindrance, imperativeness, importunateness, influence, influentiality, insistence, intensity, intimidation, load, necessity, need, obligation, oppression, persuasion, pondus, power, power of directing, power of impelling, press, pull, push, strain, stress, sway, tension, undue influence, urgency, vis, weight associated concepts: undue influence II verb adjure, advocate, bear down, beg, beseech, blandish, cajole, coax, coerce, command, compel, constrain, drive, entreat, exhort, force, goad, implore, induce, influence, insist, intimidate, oppress, persuade, plead, press, prod, push, request, solicit, stress, urge associated concepts: coercion, duress, intimidation, undue influence III index aggravation (annoyance), bribery, cajole, coerce, coercion, compel, compulsion (coercion), constrain (compel), constraint (restriction), dint, duress, encumbrance, enforcement, exigency, force (compulsion), force (strength), hasten, impetus, impulse, inducement, influence, instigation, leverage, lobby, main force, persuasion, power, predicament, provocation, requirement, stress (strain), weight (burden)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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