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Meaning of PRESSING

Pronunciation:  'preseeng

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of pressing; the exertion of pressure; "he gave the button a press"; "he used pressure to stop the bleeding"; "at the pressing of a button"
  2. [n]  a metal or plastic part that is made by a mechanical press
  3. [adj]  compelling immediate action; "too pressing to permit of longer delay"; "the urgent words `Hurry! Hurry!'"; "bridges in urgent need of repair"
 

PRESSING is a 8 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: imperative, press, pressure, urgent
 
 See Also: compressing, compression, decompressing, decompression, impression, part, portion, push, pushing

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Press"ing\, a.
Urgent; exacting; importunate; as, a pressing necessity. --
{Press"ing*ly}, adv.

 

 

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