press onto

press something onto something

 and press something on
to put pressure on something and cause it to stick to the surface of something. I pressed the label onto the envelope and took it to the post office. I pressed on the label.
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MIX graham crumbs, 3 tablespoons sugar and butter; press onto bottom of 9-inch springform pan.
After the cycle time is complete, a mold section is shuttled forward out of the press onto a knock out table to allow the operator to easily remove parts, inspect the mold and rapidly shuttle in the mold to repeat the cycle.
You just pull the adhesive tab off, press onto your nail and you instantly have a salon style manicure.
A good line-out from Acklam allowed the forward pack to slowly make some hard yardage and press onto the Guisborough 22 line.
Use a piece of tape to secure the circle and firmly press onto a square to make a shell.
Divide the mixture in half and press onto each piece of fish.
Whether they want us to design for them a fully-operational website, with shopping carts, galleries and a unique company message, or come up with a logo they can heat press onto their Polo shirts, they commission us to make their business more attractive to customers.
Season, then press onto the tapenade to form a crust.
Press onto lamb and return to the oven for five minutes.
A friendly interpreter there showed me how to arrange type into a brass holder, clamp it together, ink it, and roll it through the press onto paper.
The projection outward of the principle of freedom of the press onto the world stage should become a primary goal as we build the rudiments of a global society," writes Bollinger.
Put a little milk in small dish, lightly dip one side of paper in milk, press onto the jar, wipe up any milk that drips, and give the saucer of remaining milk to the cats.
Press onto bottom and 1 1/2 inches up sides of a greased 9-inch springform pan.
The pressurizing player, #11, has to first "channel" or push the play inside, then press onto the ball.