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Definition 1: increase the pressure in or of - [verb of change]

Samples where pressurize or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The captain will pressurize the cabin for the passengers' comfort

Synonyms for pressurize in the sense of this definition

(pressurize is a kind of ...) alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard

"Adjust the clock, please" "correct the alignment of the front wheels"

Definition 2: maintain a certain pressure - [verb of change]

Samples where pressurize or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the airplane cabin is pressurized
  • pressurize a space suit

Synonyms for pressurize in the sense of this definition

(pressurize is a kind of ...) cause to continue in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., `keep clean'

"hold in place" "She always held herself as a lady" "The students keep me on my toes"

Definition 3: increase the pressure on a gas or liquid - [verb of change]

Synonyms for pressurize in the sense of this definition

(pressurize is a kind of ...) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

"The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city" "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"

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