But he pressed them hard, so they turned aside with him and went into his house. He made them a feast and baked unleavened bread, and they ate. Bible

“pressed...hard.” Lot pressed the angels to come into his house. Later in the story, the men of the city would “press hard” (same words in Hebrew) to get to the men. The double use of the word in these two contrasting situations highlights the different motives of the men involved.

Commentary for: Genesis 19:3