Adjective "underpressure" definition and examples


1. the exertion of force upon a surface by an object, fluid, etc., in contact with it: the pressure of earth against a wall.

2. Physics. force per unit area. Symbol:P.Compare stress (def 6).

3. Meteorology. atmospheric pressure.

4. Electricity. electromotive force.

5. the state of being pressed or compressed.

6. harassment; oppression: the pressures of daily life.

7. a constraining or compelling force or influence: the social pressures of city life; financial pressure

More examples(as adjective)

"markets can be underpressure."