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 ?
He had never received a sign of the existence of one, and from absence of judgment in rejecting all he wrote it seemed plausible that editors were myths, manufactured and maintained by office boys, typesetters, and pressmen.
We'll have the pressmen down like flies when they understand it.
Sunderland only enjoyed a five-minute respite midway through the half as Dean Whitehead first shot weakly at Kevin Pressmen after beating two men on the edge of the area, and then stabbed a second effort wide.
With the exception of a silly dream sequence, Pressmen (who is the film's director and writer as well as its star) lets the humor develop from the situations rather than forcing laughs.
Over the years, pressmen and press manufacturers have learned that a procedure known as "striping" will yield a reasonably accurate indication of the pressure being exerted by a roller.
The Pressmen's Union, representing some 200 pressmen who staff the Globe's huge color offset presses, ratified the pact today by a mail ballot vote of 101 in favor and 68 opposed.