pressman

pressman
noun Date: 1598 1. an operator of a press; especially the operator of a printing press 2. British newspaperman

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  • Pressman — is a surname that refers to:;Persons *Edward R. Pressman (b. 1943), American film producer *Gabe Pressman (b. 1924), American television reporter *Kevin Pressman (b. 1967), English professional football player *Lawrence Pressman (b. 1939),… …   Wikipedia

  • Pressman — Press man, n.; pl. {Pressmen}. 1. One who manages, or attends to, a press, esp. a printing press. [1913 Webster] 2. One who presses clothes; as, a tailor s pressman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pressman — Press man, n. [See 2d {Press}.] One of a press gang, who aids in forcing men into the naval service; also, one forced into the service. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pressman — [pres′mən] n. pl. pressmen [pres′mən] 1. an operator of a printing press 2. Brit. a newsperson …   English World dictionary

  • Pressman — Edward R. Pressman (* 11. April 1943 in New York City, New York) ist ein US amerikanischer Filmproduzent. Nach dem Schulbesuch ging Edward R. Pressman zur Berkeley Universität und machte dort seinen Bachelor of Arts in Philosophie. Danach… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pressman — UK [ˈpresˌmæn] / US noun [countable] Word forms pressman : singular pressman plural pressmen UK [ˈpresˌmen] / US British old fashioned a journalist …   English dictionary

  • Pressman — Recorded as Priest, Preist, Prest, Prost, Pressman and Priestman, this ancient English surname, one of the first ever recorded, has a number of possible origins. As priests were unable to marry, the surname presumably could not belong to a member …   Surnames reference

  • pressman — [[t]pre̱smæn[/t]] pressmen N COUNT A pressman is a journalist, especially a man, who works for a newspaper or magazine. [BRIT, JOURNALISM] There were television crews and pressmen from all around the world. Syn: reporter, newspaperman (in AM, use …   English dictionary

  • PRESSMAN, JACOB — (1919– ), U.S. rabbi. Pressman was born in Philadelphia and received his B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1940 and began rabbinical studies at New York s Jewish Theological Seminary. In 1944, while still a   Seminary student, Pressman… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Pressman Toy Corporation — is a toy manufacturer based in New York, NY which was founded in 1922 by Jack Pressman. It currently focuses on family games and licensed products. Its slogan is Games people play. Together. Products* 1 vs. 100 Board Game * 24 DVD Board Game * Ad …   Wikipedia

  • PRESSMAN, LEE — (1906–1969), U.S. lawyer. He left his law practice to accept a position in Roosevelt s New Deal administration. In 1934, while assistant general counsel in the Agricultural Adjustment Administration, Pressman gravitated within the Communist Party …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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