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full court press

Meaning 1
a defensive maneuver where the team closely guards their opponent from baseline to baseline
Sentence 1
The Celtics were behind and put a full court press hoping to change the course of the game.
Meaning 2
an aggressive defense
Sentence 2
The Republicans in the 2016 election put a full court press on their voter base in order to win the Presidency for Donald Trump.
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