|press into service
||required to help, forced to serve
||The young men were injured, so the old men were pressed into service.
||continue traveling, keep on going
||Dumont wanted to stop at Batoche, but he pressed on to Fort Carlton.
|press the panic button
||become very scared, panic, freak
||If a dog growls at me, I press the panic button. I scream and run.
|pretty as a picture
||very pretty, beautiful
||"How do I look in my new dress?" "Pretty as a picture, my dear."
||(See cost a pretty penny)
||check the price of, find out the price
||Before we buy a European car, we should price out parts and service.
|price you have to pay
||(See the price you have to pay)
||penis, dork, hoo-haw
||When the doctor asked me where it hurt, I pointed to my prick.
||foolish man, jerk
||Only a prick would feed liquor to his pet.
|pride goeth before a fall
||you lose self-respect before you do an evil deed
||I think this proverb is taken from the Bible: Pride goeth before a fall.