Synonyms of pressure in English:

pressure


See definition of pressure

noun

1‘a confined gas exerts a constant pressure on the wall of its container’

SYNONYMS
force, physical force, load, stress, thrust
compression, compressing, squeezing, crushing, weight, heaviness

2‘we shall not put pressure on you to borrow money’

SYNONYMS
coercion, force, compulsion, constraint, duress, oppression, enforcement, insistence, demand, entreaty, goading, pestering, provocation, harassment, nagging, harrying, badgering, intimidation, arm-twisting, pressurization, persuasion, influence
North American informal badassery

3‘she had a lot of pressure from work’

SYNONYMS
strain, stress, tension, heat, burden, load, weight, drain, trouble, care, adversity, difficulty
informal hassle

verb

1‘it might be possible to pressure him into resigning’

SYNONYMS
coerce, pressurize, press, push, persuade, influence, force, squeeze, bulldoze, hound, harass, nag, harry, badger, goad, prod, pester, browbeat, brainwash, bully, bludgeon, intimidate, dragoon, twist someone's arm, strong-arm
bring pressure to bear on, use pressure on, put pressure on, lean on
North American blackjack
informal railroad, put the screws on, put the squeeze on
North American informal hustle, fast-talk