presser

noun
press·​er | \ˈpre-sər \

Definition of presser 

1 : one that presses

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James had to stop the presser to talk with the reporter and ask his name after hearing the comment. Khadrice Rollins, SI.com, "Watch: LeBron James Shows Tons of Love After Reporter Talks About How Clutch He Is," 26 May 2018 James mentioned during his Game 4 postgame presser that his family is going to play a major factor in his free-agency decision. The Crossover Staff, SI.com, "Forecasting The King's Future: Which Team Best Suits LeBron James?," 13 June 2018 Ubisoft's presser opted for meatiness, giving fans a long look at Beyond Good and Evil 2, which looks to be a huge earthy space opera, though detail are scarce about gameplay or release. Julie Muncy, WIRED, "The Biggest Surprises (and Missed Opportunities) of the E3 Press Conferences," 12 June 2018 The presser opened with Battlefield V, set during World War II, which will have heavily destructible environments and a Battle Royale Mode a la Fortnite. Julie Muncy, WIRED, "The Biggest Surprises (and Missed Opportunities) of the E3 Press Conferences," 12 June 2018 The game was originally announced at Sony's E3 presser a few years ago. Samuel Axon, Ars Technica, "Square-Enix at E3: Yes, Kingdom Hearts III is finally coming out," 11 June 2018 FloTrack has videos from yesterday's NCAA Championships presser. Ken Goe, OregonLive.com, "One more time for magic to happen in 'historic' Hayward Field: Oregon track & field rundown," 6 June 2018 White said McGregor and about 20 other guys were let into the building by Mac Life, who were credentialed for the presser. Demetrio Teniente, Houston Chronicle, "There is a warrant out for Conor McGregor's arrest after he crashed the UFC 223 presser," 5 Apr. 2018 As the golf world prepared for the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill, some intrepid reporters noticed something odd: Couldn’t set up my camera for a Tiger Woods presser at Bay Hill because kangaroos. Charles Curtis, USA TODAY, "Here is a photo of Tiger Woods holding a kangaroo," 14 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of presser

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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