news conference

noun

Examples of news conference in a Sentence

The President will hold a news conference later today.
Recent Examples on the Web If a second Trump administration tried to revoke the waiver, Newsom said at a February news conference, the state would go to court again. Doyle McManus, Los Angeles Times, 31 Mar. 2024 On Wednesday, rescuers find the bodies of two men trapped in a red pickup near the bridge's middle span, Maryland State Police Superintendent Col. Roland L. Butler Jr. says at a news conference. Ramon Padilla, USA TODAY, 30 Mar. 2024 At a news conference Friday, officials said moving the ship was a second priority, after reopening the shipping lane in and out of the Port of Baltimore. Rachel Weiner, Washington Post, 29 Mar. 2024 At a news conference outside the courthouse, Jane Dorotik expressed her relief. Dena Goldstein, CBS News, 29 Mar. 2024 At a news conference over the weekend, Chester Fire Commissioner John-Paul Shirley said local emergency responders and the Coast Guard searched the creek with the assistance of drones and boats. David Chiu, Peoplemag, 29 Mar. 2024 Then in Hurley’s news conference, no one asked him any questions about the Aztecs. Mark Zeigler, San Diego Union-Tribune, 28 Mar. 2024 Mayor Jim Hammond apologized to the team at a news conference Tuesday. Char Adams, NBC News, 27 Mar. 2024 The company president and other top officials held a news conference last week when the problem first surfaced, bowing their heads in apology, as is the standard in Japan. Yuri Kageyama, Quartz, 27 Mar. 2024

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Word History

First Known Use

1937, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of news conference was in 1937

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“News conference.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/news%20conference. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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