presse

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See also: Presse and pressé

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpʰʁ̥asə], [ˈpʰʁ̥ɑsə]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed via German Presse and French presse from Medieval Latin pressa.

Noun[edit]

presse c (singular definite pressen, plural indefinite presser)

  1. a press (a machine for pressing things, like fruits, cloths and books)
  2. a press (a machine for printing)
  3. the press (printed media and journalism)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed via German pressen from Latin pressare.

Verb[edit]

presse (imperative pres, present tense presser, passive presses, past tense pressede, past participle presset)

  1. to press, squeeze
  2. to push
  3. to force somebody to something

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pʁɛs/
  • (file)
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

presse f (plural presses)

  1. press, papers (the media)
    La presse contrôle ma vie.
    The press controls my life.
  2. press (e.g. printing press)

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Verb[edit]

presse

  1. first-person singular present indicative of presser
  2. third-person singular present indicative of presser
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of presser
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of presser
  5. second-person singular imperative of presser

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

presse

  1. inflection of pressen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

presse f

  1. plural of pressa

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adverb[edit]

pressē (comparative pressius, superlative pressissimē)

  1. precisely
  2. accurately, exactly, correctly
  3. without ornament, simply (of speech)

Etymology 2[edit]

Participle[edit]

presse

  1. vocative masculine singular of pressus

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Medieval Latin pressa, via French presse and German Presse.

Noun[edit]

presse f or m (definite singular pressa or pressen, indefinite plural presser, definite plural pressene)

  1. a press (device, machine)
  2. the press (printed media)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin pressare

Verb[edit]

presse (imperative press, present tense presser, passive presses, simple past and past participle pressa or presset, present participle pressende)

  1. to press
  2. to squeeze (the juice from a lemon, orange etc.)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin pressa, via French presse and German Presse.

Noun[edit]

presse f (definite singular pressa, indefinite plural presser, definite plural pressene)

  1. a press (device, machine)
  2. the press (printed media)

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Portuguese[edit]

Contraction[edit]

presse (plural presses, feminine pressa, feminine plural pressas)

  1. (nonstandard, informal) Contraction of pra esse. (or para)

Tarantino[edit]

Noun[edit]

presse

  1. hurry, rush, urgency