news conference

noun

Definition of news conference

Examples of news conference in a Sentence

The President will hold a news conference later today.
Recent Examples on the Web Moore's grandparents briefly spoke during the news conference on Sunday. Chelsea Curtis, The Arizona Republic, 25 July 2021 Bill Christian, a spokesman with the Tennessee Department of Health, did not offer a statement Friday, referring The Post to Piercey’s comments at the news conference. Washington Post, 23 July 2021 At the news conference, which was in an open-air airport hangar, Moody also came in close contact with dozens of state law enforcement officers. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 23 July 2021 The incident began just before 7 p.m. when a worker at an assisted living facility called police to say Breinholt had arrived at the center intoxicated, Gill said at the news conference. NBC News, 23 July 2021 Among the speakers at the news conference was a Cook County Board commissioner and an African American resident who both support the flying of the flags. Elizabeth Owens-schiele, chicagotribune.com, 22 July 2021 Two $50,000 winners will also be announced at the news conference. Amy Huschka, Detroit Free Press, 22 July 2021 This distinction was not lost on anyone who attended the news conference Thursday morning. Rachel Swan, San Francisco Chronicle, 22 July 2021 Shortly before the news conference, Mosby invited reporters to an event at the same time and announced assault charges against a Maryland Transit Administration Police officer. Tim Prudente, baltimoresun.com, 21 July 2021

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First Known Use of news conference

1937, in the meaning defined above

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27 Jul 2021

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“News conference.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/news%20conference. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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