pressman

noun
press·​man | \ ˈpres-mən How to pronounce pressman (audio) , -ˌman \

Definition of pressman

1 : an operator of a press especially : the operator of a printing press
2 British : newspaperman

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Examples of pressman in a Sentence

the only pressman who was invited to Downing Street for an interview with the Prime Minister
Recent Examples on the Web Rushing to put out an extra edition, pressmen in Griffin, Ga., put three pages of the Evening News on the press upside down. Ron Grossman, Houston Chronicle, "IN THEIR OWN WORDS," 9 June 2019 Rushing to put out an extra edition, pressmen in Griffin, Ga., put three pages of the Evening News on the press upside down. Ron Grossman, Houston Chronicle, "IN THEIR OWN WORDS," 9 June 2019 Rushing to put out an extra edition, pressmen in Griffin, Ga., put three pages of the Evening News on the press upside down. Ron Grossman, Houston Chronicle, "IN THEIR OWN WORDS," 9 June 2019 Rushing to put out an extra edition, pressmen in Griffin, Ga., put three pages of the Evening News on the press upside down. Ron Grossman, Houston Chronicle, "IN THEIR OWN WORDS," 9 June 2019 Rushing to put out an extra edition, pressmen in Griffin, Ga., put three pages of the Evening News on the press upside down. Ron Grossman, Houston Chronicle, "IN THEIR OWN WORDS," 9 June 2019 Rushing to put out an extra edition, pressmen in Griffin, Ga., put three pages of the Evening News on the press upside down. Ron Grossman, Houston Chronicle, "IN THEIR OWN WORDS," 9 June 2019 Rushing to put out an extra edition, pressmen in Griffin, Ga., put three pages of the Evening News on the press upside down. Ron Grossman, Houston Chronicle, "IN THEIR OWN WORDS," 9 June 2019 Rushing to put out an extra edition, pressmen in Griffin, Ga., put three pages of the Evening News on the press upside down. Ron Grossman, Houston Chronicle, "IN THEIR OWN WORDS," 9 June 2019

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First Known Use of pressman

1598, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Pressman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pressman. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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