press·​er | \ ˈpre-sər How to pronounce presser (audio) \

Definition of presser

1 : one that presses

Examples of presser in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Reeves did not invite Lumumba to his Monday presser, according to a spokesperson for the mayor, who said that as of Tuesday evening, the two men had not spoken directly about the water problems. Isabella Murray, ABC News, 31 Aug. 2022 Quinn, decked out in a tailored suit, sounded eager and confident during his intro presser. Kevin Paul Dupont,, 30 July 2022 Amid the disappointment of the Heat’s Game 7 loss to the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals, Riley opened his postseason presser at least noting a personal gain amid the hurt. Ira Winderman, Sun Sentinel, 11 June 2022 Jason Kidd opened his pregame presser by recognizing the Uvalde, Texas, victims and community. Fortune, 25 May 2022 Since that memorable presser though, Winfrey has been fairly quiet. Ashley Bastock, cleveland, 9 Aug. 2022 Tatum missed some good looks, but sharing a postgame presser with Marcus Smart wasn’t a great look. Globe Staff,, 17 June 2022 Free arm capabilities for sleeves and cuffs, presser feet specific for hems and zippers and a variety of stitches and buttonholes. Emma Seymour, Good Housekeeping, 22 May 2022 Also of note, this is the second time the Timbers will play Minnesota since an incident of racist taunting from a Loons player was directed at Diego Chara and led to an emotional postgame presser from Timbers coach Gio Savarese. oregonlive, 21 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of presser

1503, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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10 Sep 2022

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“Presser.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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