Definitions for pressingˈprɛs ɪŋ
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press, pressure, pressing(noun)
the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure
"he gave the button a press"; "he used pressure to stop the bleeding"; "at the pressing of a button"
a metal or plastic part that is made by a mechanical press
compelling immediate action
"too pressing to permit of longer delay"; "the urgent words `Hurry! Hurry!'"; "bridges in urgent need of repair"
The application of pressure by a press or other means.
A metal or plastic part made with a press.
The process of improving the appearance of clothing by improving creases and removing wrinkles with a press or an iron.
A momento preserved by pressing, folding, or drying between the leaves of a flat container, book, or folio. Usually done with a flower, ribbon, letter, or other soft, small keepsake.
The extraction of juice from fruit using a press.
A phonograph record; a number of records pressed at the same time.
Needing urgent attention.
Insistent, earnest, or persistent.
urgent; exacting; importunate; as, a pressing necessity
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We're going to make this a pressing issue for 2016 election.
I think they are pressing Pakistan to take this threat more seriously.
The need for a unified Arab force is growing and becoming more pressing every day.
They won't be able to say 'call us in 2017.' It's going to be a very explosive and pressing issue.
Iowa, we are really spoiled, we are used to that pressing the flesh and talking to these people, we expect that.
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