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pressure

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noun
1 noun PHYS force produced in containerbrú masc4  c m uwhen the tyres have the right pressure nuair a bhíonn an brú ceart sna boinnthe water pressure can be reduced is féidir an brú uisce a ísliúhigh pressure ardbhrúlow pressure lagbhrú
modifierbrú gs as adj  c m ubrú- prefpressure sensor brúbhraiteoirpressure valve comhla bhrú
2 noun MET in weatherbrú masc4  c m u
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3 noun force applied to sthbrú masc4  c m uhe applied more pressure to the wound chuir sé tuilleadh brú ar an gcréacht 4 noun attempt to get sb to do sthbrú masc4  c m ushe feels under pressure from her parents mothaíonn sí faoi bhrú ag a tuismitheoirí, airíonn sí go bhfuil brú á chur ag a tuismitheoirí uirthithey're putting pressure on me to sign tá siad ag cur brú orm síniúthere was political pressure to finish it bhí brú polaitiúil ann é a chríochnúfollowing pressure from the public de bharr brú ón bpobalthere's no pressure níl aon bhrú ort 5 noun stressbrú masc4  c m ustrus masc1  c m uthere's always added pressure in exams bíonn brú sa bhreis i gcónaí ag scrúduitheshe was under immense pressure at home bhí go leor brú uirthi sa bhailesome children feel a lot of pressure at school mothaíonn roinnt leanaí faoi bhrú mór ar scoil grace under pressure uaisleacht in am an bhrú the pressure is on tá an crú ar an tairne, táthar faoi bhrú, táthar ag teannadh orainn 6 noun sth that causes stressbrú masc4  c m ustrus masc1  c m ua break from the pressures of work sos ó bhrú na hoibretime is a constant pressure for me bíonn síorbhrú ama orm, bíonn brú seasta ama orm 7 noun ECON sth that influences situationbrú masc4  c m uthe delay is putting pressure on production tá an mhoill ag cur brú ar an táirgeadhthere was increasing pressure for new housing bhí ag méadú ar an mbrú tithe nua a chur ar fáil 8 noun SPOR forceful playbrú masc4  c m uhe kicked under pressure from the defender chiceáil sé agus é faoi bhrú ag an gcosantóirput them under pressure cuir faoi bhrú iad, cuir brú orthuwe were never under pressure ní raibh brú orainn in am ar bithKildare had most of the pressure Cill Dara is mó a bhí ag brú chun tosaigh, is ag Cill Dara a bhí an lámh in uachtarAntrim were piling on the pressure bhí dianbhrú á chur ag Aontroim orthu
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9 verb try to persuade or force TRANSITIVEbrú a chur arwe need to pressure the government more ní mór dúinn tuilleadh brú a chur ar an rialtasthey pressured him into signing a contract chuir siad brú air conradh a shíniú

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