pressman


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press·man

 (prĕs′mən, -măn′)
n.
1. A man who operates a printing press.
2. Chiefly British A newspaper reporter.

pressman

(ˈprɛsmən; -ˌmæn)
n, pl -men
1. (Journalism & Publishing) a person who works for the press
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a person who operates a printing press

press•man

(ˈprɛs mən)

n., pl. -men.
1. a person who operates or has charge of a printing press.
2. Brit. a writer or reporter for the press.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pressman - someone whose occupation is printingpressman - someone whose occupation is printing
compositor, setter, typesetter, typographer - one who sets written material into type
proofreader, reader - someone who reads proof in order to find errors and mark corrections
skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker - a worker who has acquired special skills
2.pressman - a journalist employed to provide news stories for newspapers or broadcast mediapressman - a journalist employed to provide news stories for newspapers or broadcast media
foreign correspondent - a journalist who sends news reports and commentary from a foreign country for publication or broadcast
journalist - a writer for newspapers and magazines
war correspondent - a journalist who sends news reports and commentary from a combat zone or place of battle for publication or broadcast
Translations

pressman

[ˈpresmæn] N (pressmen (pl))
1. (Brit) → periodista m
2. (US) → tipógrafo m

pressman

[ˈprɛsmæn] n (British)journaliste mpress office noffice m de pressepress officer nattaché(e) m/f de pressepress pack n
(pejorative) (= journalists) → presse f à scandale
(= information pack) → dossier m de pressepress pass ncoupe-file mpress release ncommuniqué m de pressepress report nrapport m de pressepress room pressroom [ˈprɛsruːm] nsalle f de pressepress secretary nsecrétaire m/f de pressepress stud n (British)bouton-pression mpress-up [ˈprɛsˈʌp] n (British)pompe f
to do press-ups → faire des pompes
I do twenty press-ups every morning → Je fais vingt pompes tous les matins.

pressman

[ˈprɛsˌmæn] n (-men (pl)) → giornalista m, cronista m
References in classic literature ?
As a Pressman, I felt sure from what I had been told that I could never hope to get into touch with this cantankerous Professor.
The American pressman considered him with more attention.
The pressman who was passing yearned for the sunlight in his camera.
I got mixed up in that crowd seething with an animosity as senseless as things of the street always are, and it was while I was laboriously making my way out of it that the pressman of whom I spoke was jostled against me.
We're thrilled to be working with Upper Deck on the new line of products surrounding The Crow franchise and engaging our fans in a way they haven't experienced before," said Pressman.
A veteran of more than 150 films (including "9 to 5" and "The Man in the Glass Booth") and TV programs ("The Gathering," "Late Shift") Pressman, 69, is a founding member of both the Antaeus Theatre and Matrix Theatre companies.
A 27-year GE Veteran, Pressman was most recently, president and CEO of GE Asset.
Three minutes later O'Flynn broke clear on the right and saw his low diagonal shot from an acute angle beat Pressman.
Ports manager Ronnie McFall encouraged the burly Pressman to put down his new fishing rod and end his three-month spell in retirement just days before his side's visit to Solitude - and the ex-Owl made the vital difference.
Now Shearer requires just a brace to beat Milburn's record, with Pressman the man standing in the firing line for the League Two strugglers.
Pressman did his best to cover for an overworked and porous away defence.
Two minutes after the break, a deflection off Caldwell fell into the path of Whitehead, but this time Pressman was off his line like a bullet to block.