presser

noun

press·​er ˈpre-sər How to pronounce presser (audio)
1
: one that presses
2

Examples of presser in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web While Sony has mostly moved beyond the old industry marketing cadence of centering heavily on E3 every June, this looks to be as close to an E3 presser as Sony will offer this year. Samuel Axon, Ars Technica, 17 May 2023 Then after the presser, Roberts was only granted a few minutes to answer a handful of questions while sitting with Friedman and general manager Brandon Gomes. Bill Plaschke, Los Angeles Times, 15 Dec. 2023 And in the post-game presser, Mahomes blamed the officiating for the Chiefs’ loss. Anna Lazarus Caplan, Peoplemag, 11 Dec. 2023 In the postgame presser, Deion mockingly portrayed his son and Hunter, both of whom were with him last year at Jackson State, as a pair of HBCU castoffs. Kevin Sherrington, Dallas News, 3 Sep. 2023 Drescher and Crabtree-Ireland addressed the press and discussed details of the new contract during the presser, which began over two hours late. Marlow Stern, Rolling Stone, 10 Nov. 2023 And the guys discuss the undeniable impact Deion Sanders already has made at Colorado, which doesn’t excuse the postgame pressers. Sportsday Staff, Dallas News, 6 Sep. 2023 According to People, Nelly and Ashanti first went public as a couple in 2003, at the Grammy Awards nominations presser. Vulture, 13 Sep. 2023 Trending During the presser, Linklater — a member of the DGA and WGA — was also asked about the ongoing strikes in Hollywood. Marlow Stern, Rolling Stone, 5 Sep. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1503, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of presser was in 1503

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“Presser.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/presser. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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