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pressing

press·ing

pressing

 
 
pronunciation:
pre sIng
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: requiring immediate attention.
Excuse me, I have pressing duties elsewhere.
synonyms:
immediate, urgent
similar words:
critical, exigent, imperative, instant, serious
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derivation: pressingly (adv.)