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1. pressure

noun. ['ˈprɛʃɝ'] the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit).

Synonyms

  • force per unit area
  • corpuscular-radiation pressure
  • intraocular pressure
  • blood pressure
  • radiation pressure
  • vapour pressure
  • gas pressure
  • head
  • vapor pressure
  • hydrostatic head
  • sound pressure
  • physical phenomenon
  • pressure level
  • suction
  • instantaneous sound pressure
  • IOP
  • oil pressure

Antonyms

  • unclasp
  • gain
  • behave
  • discontinue

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Example sentences of the word pressure-gauge


1. Noun Phrase
Connect the fuel-pressure gauge to the fuel rail by hand.

2. Noun Phrase
Use a tire pressure gauge to check the air pressure in the bladder.

3. Noun Phrase
Most pressure tanks will have a pressure gauge near the switch.

4. Noun Phrase
Refrigerant canisters can be purchased with a hose and a pressure gauge included.

2. pressure

noun. ['ˈprɛʃɝ'] a force that compels.

Antonyms

  • civilian

3. pressure

noun. ['ˈprɛʃɝ'] the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure.

Synonyms

  • push
  • compressing
  • impression
  • compression
  • pressing
  • press

Antonyms

  • walk
  • stay in place
  • pull
  • attract

4. pressure

noun. ['ˈprɛʃɝ'] the state of demanding notice or attention.

Synonyms

  • urgency
  • imperativeness
  • insistence
  • press

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • overact
  • underact
  • fail

5. pressure

noun. ['ˈprɛʃɝ'] the somatic sensation that results from applying force to an area of skin.

Synonyms

  • somatic sensation
  • somatesthesia
  • somaesthesia
  • somesthesia

Antonyms

  • repulsion
  • attraction
  • centrifugal force
  • adduct

6. pressure

verb. ['ˈprɛʃɝ'] to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city".

Synonyms

  • bludgeon
  • drive
  • coerce
  • squeeze for
  • dragoon
  • obligate
  • steamroll
  • turn up the pressure
  • force
  • oblige
  • terrorise
  • terrorize
  • squeeze
  • steamroller
  • act
  • move
  • railroad
  • sandbag
  • compel
  • bring oneself
  • hale

Antonyms

  • recede
  • ride
  • follow
  • fall

7. pressure

noun. ['ˈprɛʃɝ'] the pressure exerted by the atmosphere.

Synonyms

  • atmospheric pressure
  • barometric pressure
  • air pressure
  • sea-level pressure
  • overpressure
  • compartment pressure

Antonyms

  • repel
  • abduct
  • decompress
  • disoblige

8. gauge

verb. ['ˈgeɪdʒ'] judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time).

Synonyms

  • reckon
  • guess
  • compute
  • give
  • calculate
  • misgauge
  • estimate
  • set
  • count
  • judge
  • put
  • lowball
  • guesstimate
  • place
  • quantise
  • work out
  • figure
  • assess
  • cipher
  • quantize
  • cypher
  • make
  • truncate
  • approximate

Antonyms

  • debit
  • disarrange
  • deglycerolize
  • pressurize

Etymology

  • gage (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. gauge

noun. ['ˈgeɪdʒ'] a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc..

Synonyms

  • depth gauge
  • vacuum gauge
  • measuring device
  • vacuum gage
  • petrol gage
  • strain gauge
  • wire gauge
  • gage
  • dipstick
  • wind gage
  • surface gauge
  • strain gage
  • water gage
  • udometer
  • surface gage
  • pressure gage
  • pressure gauge
  • gasoline gauge
  • water glass
  • measuring system
  • anemometer
  • rain gauge
  • gas gauge
  • measuring instrument
  • wire gage
  • rain gage
  • depth gage
  • gasoline gage
  • wind gauge
  • scribing block
  • water gauge
  • gas gage
  • pluviometer

Antonyms

  • overvalue
  • divide
  • multiply
  • integrate

Etymology

  • gage (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. gauge

verb. ['ˈgeɪdʒ'] adapt to a specified measurement.

Synonyms

  • standardize

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow

Etymology

  • gage (Middle English (1100-1500))
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