ABSP - Pressing
Association of British Scrabble Players

Pressing


Now updated for CSW15. New words, if any, and new inflections of existing words, are shown in red.


adpress to press against.
appress to press against.
chirt a squeeze; (verb) to squeeze, squirt.
coarctate to press together; to crowd.
hotpress to apply heat to, in conjunction with mechanical pressure, for the purpose of giving a smooth and glossy surface, or to express oil, etc.; as, to hotpress paper, linen, etc.
outpress to surpass in pressing.
preace (Spenser) to press.
prease (Spenser) to press.
preasse (Spenser) to press.
press an apparatus or machine for flattening, compressing etc,; (verb) to act upon with steady force.
pressing an instance of stamping with a press.
pression the act of pressing.
pressure the act of pressing; (verb) to apply force to.
pressurise to place under pressure.
pressurize to place under pressure.
quasher one who quashes.
quelch to squelch.
scrooge to crowd; to squeeze.
scrouge to crowd; to squeeze.
scrowdge to crowd; to squeeze.
scruze (Obs.) to squeeze.
serre to press close, close the ranks of.
squashable that can be squashed.
squeezable that can be squeezed.
squeezer one that squeezes.
squeezy esp. of a bottle, able to be squeezed.
squidge to squeeze or squash.
squish to squash.
squishy squashy.
squoosh to squash SQUOOSHY.
squooshy squashy.
squush to squash.
steamroll to crush with a steamroller.
thrutch (Dial.) to press, thrust, shove.



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