Detailed Translations for press from English to Dutch


press [the ~] noun

  1. the press (printing press)
    de pers; de drukpers
  2. the press (publishing companies; publishing houses; publishers)
    de uitgeverijen
  3. the press
    de pers
    • pers [de ~ (m)] noun

to press verb (presses, pressed, pressing)

  1. to press (push in; impress; dent)
    indrukken; induwen
    • indrukken verb (druk in, drukt in, drukte in, drukten in, ingedrukt)
    • induwen verb (duw in, duwt in, duwde in, duwden in, ingeduwd)
  2. to press (insist; persist; urge; keep on)
    aandringen; aanhouden; op iets aandringen
  3. to press (wedge; fasten)
    aandrukken; vastdrukken
    • aandrukken verb (druk aan, drukt aan, drukte aan, drukten aan, aangedrukt)
    • vastdrukken verb (druk vast, drukt vast, drukte vast, drukten vast, vastgedrukt)
  4. to press (impress)
    • prenten verb (prent, prentte, prentten, geprent)
  5. to press (squeeze; pinch)
    knellen; strak zitten
    • knellen verb (knel, knelt, knelde, knelden, gekneld)
    • strak zitten verb (zit strak, zat strak, zaten strak, strak gezeten)
  6. to press
    • oppersen verb (pers op, perst op, perste op, persten op, opgeperst)

Conjugations for press:

  1. press
  2. press
  3. presses
  4. press
  5. press
  6. press
simple past
  1. pressed
  2. pressed
  3. pressed
  4. pressed
  5. pressed
  6. pressed
present perfect
  1. have pressed
  2. have pressed
  3. has pressed
  4. have pressed
  5. have pressed
  6. have pressed
past continuous
  1. was pressing
  2. were pressing
  3. was pressing
  4. were pressing
  5. were pressing
  6. were pressing
  1. shall press
  2. will press
  3. will press
  4. shall press
  5. will press
  6. will press
continuous present
  1. am pressing
  2. are pressing
  3. is pressing
  4. are pressing
  5. are pressing
  6. are pressing
  1. be pressed
  2. be pressed
  3. be pressed
  4. be pressed
  5. be pressed
  6. be pressed
  1. press!
  2. let's press!
  3. pressed
  4. pressing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for press:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aanhouden keeping up; persistence; pertinacity; tenacity
drukpers press; printing press
pers press; printing press
uitgeverijen press; publishers; publishing companies; publishing houses
- closet; crush; imperativeness; insistence; insistency; jam; mechanical press; military press; pressing; pressure; printing press; public press; wardrobe
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aandringen insist; keep on; persist; press; urge carry on one's point; insist; nag; urging
aandrukken fasten; press; wedge
aanhouden insist; keep on; persist; press; urge apprehend; arrest; capture; carry on; continue; detain; drag on; get on; go on; go through with it; hold; hold on; imprison; keep on; keep up; let last; move on; persist; pick up; proceed; pursue the subject; seize; take in custody; take prisoner
indrukken dent; impress; press; push in
induwen dent; impress; press; push in
knellen pinch; press; squeeze clamp; clasp; clutch; gag; grasp; grip; oppress; pinch; seize; squeeze
op iets aandringen insist; keep on; persist; press; urge
oppersen press
prenten impress; press
strak zitten pinch; press; squeeze
vastdrukken fasten; press; wedge
- adjure; agitate; beseech; bid; campaign; compact; compress; conjure; constrict; contract; crusade; entreat; exhort; fight; iron; iron out; press out; push; squeeze; urge; urge on; weigh; weight-lift; weightlift
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- crowd; push; weigh; weigh heavy

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Synonyms for "press":

Related Definitions for "press":

  1. the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure1
    • he gave the button a press1
  2. a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then smoothly lifted overhead1
  3. any machine that exerts pressure to form or shape or cut materials or extract liquids or compress solids1
  4. a machine used for printing1
  5. clamp to prevent wooden rackets from warping when not in use1
  6. a tall piece of furniture that provides storage space for clothes; has a door and rails or hooks for hanging clothes1
  7. the print media responsible for gathering and publishing news in the form of newspapers or magazines1
  8. a dense crowd of people1
  9. the state of demanding notice or attention1
    • the press of business matters1
  10. ask for or request earnestly1
  11. force or impel in an indicated direction1
  12. lift weights1
    • This guy can press 300 pounds1
  13. squeeze or press together1
  14. place between two surfaces and apply weight or pressure1
    • pressed flowers1
  15. press and smooth with a heated iron1
    • press your shirts1
  16. exert pressure or force to or upon1
    • He pressed down on the boards1
    • press your thumb on this spot1
  17. make strenuous pushing movements during birth to expel the baby1
  18. press from a plastic1
    • press a record1
  19. create by pressing1
  20. crowd closely1
    • The crowds pressed along the street1
  21. exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person; be an advocate for1
  22. to be oppressive or burdensome1
    • Something pressed on his mind1
  23. be urgent1
    • This is a pressing problem1

Wiktionary Translations for press:

  1. printed media
  1. to apply pressure
  1. vaster drukken
  2. vaster duwen
  1. een instrument waarmee druk uitgeoefend kan worden
  2. journalistieke media

Cross Translation:
press kast armoire — meubles|fr meuble haut fermer par une ou deux portes et destiné au rangement du linge, des vêtements ou d’autres objets.
press pers presse — ensemble des journaux
press dringen; haasten; jachten; tot haast aanzetten; urgent zijn; drukken; knellen; persen; pressen; aandrukken; aandringen; accelereren; bespoedigen; verhaasten; versnellen presserexercer une pression, serrer plus ou moins fort.
press aandrukken tassercroître, multiplier, s’élargir.

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