pressman


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press·man

(prĕs′mən, -măn′)
n.
1. The operator of 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 ?
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.
The American pressman considered him with more attention.
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 pressman who was passing yearned for the sunlight in his camera.
Pressman holds a bachelor's degree from Hamilton College and he continues to serve the College as a Charter Trustee.
With some great material from lyricist Nica del Rosario, whose work has spunky, girl empowerment undertones, and fresh beats from Flip Music's Bojam de Belen, Pressman manages to dish out one fresh-sounding track after another.
I mention Pressman because a sudden, adhesive thought stuck to me this week after seeing him soar his usual heights during Portadown's Irish Cup win over Glentoran on Tuesday night.
Les Pressman said he was looking for a good, hot salsa, but ``I haven't had one that was hot enough for me yet.
Liam Coleman tested Pressman again after 65 minutes but the veteran keeper was equal to his shot.
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.
Prior to joining Studley, Pressman served as executive managing director of the retail management consulting group with Cushman & Wakefield.
Pressman has told boss Danny Wilson that he is no longer prepared to play understudy to Pavel Srnicek and that he wants to leave Hillsborough.