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presses (for)

verb
present tense third-person singular of press (for)

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to ask for (something) earnestly or with authority
  • workers pressing for higher wages and better working conditions

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“Presses (for).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/presses%20%28for%29. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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