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press money

noun, British Obsolete.
Origin of press money
1550-1560
First recorded in 1550-60
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  • The wealthy man tried to press money upon both Penny and Salt, who smilingly refused to accept it.

    Signal in the Dark Mildred A. Wirt
  • They came again to give me press money, but I would take none.

    A Book of Quaker Saints

    Lucy Violet Hodgkin

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