Meaning of PRESSING in English


/ ˈpresɪŋ; NAmE / adjective , noun

■ adjective [ usually before noun ]


needing to be dealt with immediately

SYN urgent :

I'm afraid I have some pressing business to attend to.


difficult to refuse or to ignore :

a pressing invitation

■ noun

an object, especially a record, made by using pressure or weight to shape a piece of metal, plastic, etc.; a number of such objects that are made at one time :

The initial pressing of the group's album has already sold out.

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.