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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (3)

1. extinguish by crushing;
- Example: "stub out your cigar"
[syn: stub out, crush out, extinguish, press out]

2. press from a plastic;
- Example: "press a record"
[syn: press, press out]

3. obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action;
- Example: "Italians express coffee rather than filter it"
[syn: press out, express, extract]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

press out v 1: extinguish by crushing; "stub out your cigar" [syn: stub out, crush out, extinguish, press out] 2: press from a plastic; "press a record" [syn: press, press out] 3: obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action; "Italians express coffee rather than filter it" [syn: press out, express, extract]