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adjective press·ing \ˈpre-siŋ\

Simple Definition of pressing

  • : very important and needing immediate attention

Full Definition of pressing

  1. 1 :  urgently important :  critical <a pressing issue>

  2. 2 :  earnest, warm

press·ing·ly play \ˈpre-siŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of pressing

  1. a pressing need for reform

  2. <she had pressing business on the other side of town>



1591

First Known Use of pressing

1591



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