Press-on Sentence Examples
One side of her wanted to press on until she got some answers.
The way in which the taxes press on the poor may be shown by the number of small proprietors sold up owing to inability to pay the,.
The peace of Tilsit (July 7, 1807) enabled Napoleon to press on his projects for securing the command of the Mediterranean, thenceforth a fundamental axiom of his policy.
At the request of Kalnky, Mancini defined his proposal in a memorandum, but the illness of himself and Depretis, combined with an untoward discussion in the Italian press on the failure of the Austrian emperor to return in Rome King Humberts visit to Vienna, caused negotiations to drag.
Napoleon desired to press on the partition of Prussia, Alexander that of Turkey.Advertisement
Supported by the estates of the electorate, and relying upon the recess of the diet of Regensburg in 1541, he encouraged Bucer to press on with the work of reform, and in 1543 invited Melanchthon to his.
The " Admiralty War Office and Press Committee " had been formed in 1911, mainly through the efforts of Mr. (afterwards Sir) Reginald Brade, to establish a permanent liaison in peace and war between the Admiralty and the War Office on the one hand and the Press on the other.
He had his fathers faculty for gauging public opinion, and estimating dangers, and though his more venturous temperament led him to press on far beyond the point at which the seventh Henry would have halted, he always stopped short on the hither side of the gulf.
Time was not on his side at his age, and if he had to be beaten at one election he was anxious to get rid of the other issues which would encumber the popular vote, and to press on to a second when he would be on the attacking side.
They are used to treat trigeminal neuralgia, a very painful condition in which blood vessels press on nerves.Advertisement
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To avoid trouble, he was careful in his official declaration to the press on the matter.
The pregnant uterus can press on the venous drainage from the legs and so increase the risk of a DVT.
Remove the needle and immediately press on with the cotton wool ball to stem bleeding.
If you hold the paw between your thumb and forefinger and gently press on a toe, this forces the retracted claw to extend.Advertisement
They need to be strong enough to bear his weight, so don't be afraid to press on them to make sure they are going to hold up.
Because of this, many researchers theorize that migraines are caused by an overabundance of naturally occurring brain substances that that cause blood vessels to swell and press on nerves in the head.
Try not to press on the ceiling, tin ceiling panels are often fragile and are easily dented.
To release the Force, the player needs to press on the space bar.
If you get stuck in deep snow, do not press on the gas pedal and spin your tires, as this will dig you in deeper.Advertisement
Additionally these nose pads are relatively straightforward, as all that's needed is for you to peel and press on.
A growing tumor may press on nearby nerves, organs, and blood vessels, causing pain and pressure that may be the first warning signs of cancer.
Repetitive motion or prolonged vibration can cause the lining of the channel to swell and press on the nerve.
On rare occasions, if a chalazion becomes quite big, it can press on the cornea.
During the examination, a cotton swab or a metal instrument with a flattened tip is used to press on the outer lens of the eye so that a better view of the front areas of the retina can be obtained.Advertisement
As these tumors grow, they may press on nearby structures within the brain, causing headaches and changes in vision.
The various swellings and enlargements throughout the body may press on nerves, causing sensations of local tingling or burning and sometimes result in muscle weakness.
Take butter and herb mixture and press on top of the skin side of the rack of lamb.
To minimize tearing, your doctor or midwife may massage or stretch the tissue and may gently press on the baby's head to slow down the birth.
When exiting the water, be sure to press on any pockets to prevent excess liquid from dragging the suit down.
First of all, if you press on the jewel in her necklace, she will start doing a dance.
Gently press on the new head until you hear a firm click.
Your only thought is to ignore it and press on with the task at hand.
Press-on tattoos for kids, bookmarks, magnets, small toys for both kids and adults... the possibilities are literally endless.
Once the car is in second gear, release the clutch slowly and press on the gas again.
Whenever you come to an intersection and press on the brakes, do the wheels make an ear-piercing scraping sound?
In 1889, Le Figaro set up a printing press on the first floor of the Eiffel Tower.
The power and volume controls are on the side while the main navigation controls are the screen itself -- simply press on any of the four corners to move through songs or change options.
After Buddy Sr's passing, she had to decide whether to press on with the family business, or sell it and let her children steer their own ways.
Unlike press-on nails, gel nails form a true bond with your natural nail, making it much easier to type and use your hands and fingers while wearing them without chipping or cracking.
One of the more old school types of fake nails is the famous press-on nail.
Just as its name suggests, the press-on nail simply presses on top of the natural nail.