Let me put pressure on it.
They'll keep the pressure on the authorities when any of these cases get out of the public eye.
She felt the pressure of a cup against her lips.
He put pressure on his injured leg with a grimace but gestured towards the unconscious soldier hanging between two others.
The closer they drew, the more intense the pressure, and the more unstable they became.
"Let's just say betrayal is his pressure point," Jule said.
The amount of this pressure is regulated by the screw z'.
The water was hot and the water pressure brutal.
All of us are feeling the pressure plus you have a new baby and a cranky husband who isn't helping you a bit.
She squeezed both his hands, and felt pressure from his.
Allow Brennan to operate with total independence and no pressure from you people.
Each of us was relieving our daily pressure with other interests.
If pressure was applied to Daniel Brennan, it was never passed on to us.
For decades, teams of three hardy fools had tried to knock each other senseless with high pressure fire hoses, while the spectators tried to escape the cross fire.
There would be no pressure on Kiera, and Evelyn would be there to support her.
Near the end of her patience trapped in the tiny box of a spacecraft, she shot up when she felt the familiar pressure of them descending.
Had it not been for the fact that the tree was almost completely severed from its trunk and had so much pressure on it from the opposite side, it would probably have been an impossible feat.
The sudden release of the pressure built up over a lifetime made her too weak to stand.
She'd managed to avoid the sense of urgency and pressure Jonny no doubt wanted her to experience.
When a water jet serves as collector, the pressure under which it issues should be practically constant.
The two last curves in the diagram contrast the diurnal variation at Kew in potential gradient and in barometric pressure for the year as a whole.
The conductivity, which varies as the product of n into the mobility, will thus vary inversely as the pressure, and so at 36 kilometres will be one hundred times as large as close to the ground.
But we know that the pressure of the barbarians began to be felt seriously in the later part of the 2nd century, and after long struggles the whole or almost the whole district east of Rhine and north of Danube was lost - seemingly all within one short period - about A.D.
The president abominated the idea of having more power in his hands because of the pressure it would bring.
Besides, Dean thought, Randy—single or married—probably has more sense than to get knocked on his ass by a zillion pounds of water pressure aimed at his body.
She didn't want to talk to Evelyn and lay down soon after the feeling of the craft ascending-- similar to the pressure felt in a plane-- stopped.
Claire was his only pressure point.
In 1897 Buchner submitted yeast to great pressure, and isolated a nitrogenous substance, enzymic in character, which he termed "zymase."
The results obtained as to the relation between dissipation and barometric pressure are conflicting.
At barometric pressures such as exist between 18 and 36 kilometres above the ground the mobility of the ions varies inversely as the pressure, whilst the coefficient of recombination a varies approximately as the pressure.
In the steady state the number, n, of ions of either sign per cc. is given by n=-Vg/a, and so is independent of the pressure or the height.
These natural philosophers suggested that equal volumes of all gaseous substances must contain, at the same temperature and pressure, the same number of molecules.
The prevailing winds in this region, which the sea traverses longitudinally, are westerly, but the sea itself causes the formation of bands of low barometric pressure during the winter season, within which cyclonic disturbances frequently develop, while in summer the region comes under the influence of the polar margin of the tropical high pressure belt.
The climate becomes more continental in type from west to east...
With flat roofs the pressure exerted upon the supports is directly vertical.
Slack off the pressure or have the poor man visit a head-guy.
She opened her eyes when the light pressure of his fingers left her face.
The traffic crawled to a near standstill as Dean's blood pressure mounted, sure the 8:00 direct flight to Norfolk would leave without him.
He felt the pressure of the underground again, as if the world was closing in on him.
Or early climatologists who made their own daily observations of precipitation and barometric pressure, interpreting as well as collecting readings.
Last July, when she had finished under great pressure of work her final chapter, she set to work to rewrite the whole story.
Put pressure on my side.
If the pressure alters as the water tank empties, a discontinuity occurs in the trace when the tank is refilled, and a fictitious element may be introduced into the diurnal variation.
He also found a± on the average about Io% larger when pressure was falling than when it was rising.
Napoleon, under pressure from his whole army, did the same thing.
Elisabeth has been under pressure from the pack long before meeting you.
When he came to himself, a man of clerical appearance with a tuft of gray hair at the back of his head and wearing a shabby blue cassock--probably a church clerk and chanter--was holding him under the arm with one hand while warding off the pressure of the crowd with the other.
And get away from the pressure of the hotel business.
She responds quickly to the gentle pressure of affection, the pat of approval, the jerk of impatience, the firm motion of command, and to the many other variations of the almost infinite language of the feelings; and she has become so expert in interpreting this unconscious language of the emotions that she is often able to divine our very thoughts.
The late night storm had blown Wednesday's hazy whiteness east to New Jersey and the Atlantic beyond, leaving in its place a high pressure system, a sky painted deep blue and patched with just enough puffy clouds for contrast.