Pressing

  • 1 pressing — [ presiŋ ] n. m. • v. 1935; mot angl. « action de presser », de to press « presser » ♦ Anglic. 1 ♦ Établissement où l on nettoie les vêtements et où on les repasse à la vapeur. ⇒ teinturerie. 2 ♦ (1949) Repassage à la vapeur. Appos. Fer pressing… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 pressing — adj Pressing, urgent, imperative, crying, importunate, insistent, exigent, instant are comparable when they mean demanding or claiming attention and especially immediate attention. Pressing often implies directly or indirectly the use of pressure …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 3 Pressing — Game oder zu deutsch Druckspiel, ist eine spieltaktische Variante im Sport. Pressing nennt man das (kurzzeitige, längere oder ständige) Anrennen auf das Tor des Gegners, woran sich außer dem Torhüter alle Mannschaftsteile wechselseitig beteiligen …

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  • 4 Pressing — Press ing, a. Urgent; exacting; importunate; as, a pressing necessity. {Press ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 pressing — [pres′iŋ] adj. [prp. of PRESS1] 1. calling for immediate attention; urgent 2. persistent in request or demand; insistent n. 1. the process or an instance of stamping, squeezing, etc. with a press 2. the result of this, often a series or one of a… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 pressing — I adjective acute, cogent, compelling, compulsory, constraining, critical, crucial, demanded, demanding, driving, essential, exacting, exigent, forceful, grave, high priority, impelling, imperative, important, importunate, indispensable, major,… …

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  • 7 pressing — → presión, 1 …

    Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • 8 pressing — (adj.) exerting pressure, mid 14c., prp. adjective from PRESS (Cf. press) (v.1). Sense of urgent, compelling, forceful is from 1705 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 pressing — [adj] important; urgent acute, burning, claiming, clamant, clamorous, compelling, constraining, critical, crucial, crying, demanding, dire, distressing, exacting, exigent, forcing, heat on*, high priority, hurry up*, immediate, imperative,… …

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  • 10 pressing — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż IIa, D. u, sport. {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} w niektórych zespołowych grach sportowych: rodzaj agresywnego krycia stosowany przez zawodników w celu przeszkadzania przeciwnikowi w swobodnym wychodzeniu na pozycję, a także w… …

    Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • 11 pressing — ► ADJECTIVE 1) requiring quick or immediate action or attention. 2) expressing something strongly or persistently. ► NOUN ▪ an object made by moulding under pressure …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 pressing — press|ing1 [ˈpresıŋ] adj needing to be discussed or dealt with very soon = ↑urgent pressing problem/matter/need etc ▪ Poverty is a more pressing problem than pollution. pressing 2 pressing2 n 1.) a thing or group of things, especially records or… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 pressing — adj. & n. adj. 1 urgent (pressing business). 2 a urging strongly (a pressing invitation). b persistent, importunate (since you are so pressing). n. 1 a thing made by pressing, esp. a gramophone record. 2 a series of these made at one time. 3 the… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 14 Pressing — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Pressing », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Pressing est un terme qui peut désigner  …

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  • 15 Pressing On — Infobox Single Name = Pressing on Artist = Relient K from Album = The Anatomy of the Tongue in Cheek Released = 2001 Format = CD Genre = Christian pop punk Label = Gotee, Capitol Writer = Matthew Thiessen Producer = Mark Lee Townsend Pressing On… …

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  • 16 pressing — [[t]pre̱sɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A pressing problem, need, or issue has to be dealt with immediately. It is one of the most pressing problems facing this country... There is a pressing need for more funds. Syn: urgent 2) → See also press …

    English dictionary

  • 17 pressing — 1 adjective 1 needing to be discussed or dealt with very soon; urgent: There is a pressing need for reform in this area. 2 demanding something in a way that is hard to refuse: a pressing invitation pressingly adverb 2 noun (C) 1 a number of… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 pressing — pressingly, adv. pressingness, n. /pres ing/, adj. 1. urgent; demanding immediate attention: a pressing need. n. 2. any phonograph record produced in a record molding press from a master or a stamper. 3. a number of such records produced at one… …

    Universalium

  • 19 pressing — 1. adjective a) Needing urgent attention. “I come on business. Private,” he added, with a glance at the man who stood looking on, “and very pressing business.” b) Insistent, earnest, or persistent. You …

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  • 20 Pressing — Prẹs|sing, das; s [engl. pressing = das Unter Druck Setzen, zu: to press = unter Druck setzen, bedrängen < afrz. presser < lat. pressare, ↑ Presse] (bes. Fußball): Spielweise, bei der der Gegner u. a. durch konsequente u. enge Manndeckung… …

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