Main definitions of pressed in US English:

: pressed1pressed2

pressed1

adjective

  • 1

    past and past participle of press
  • 2Flattened, shaped, or smoothed by the application of pressure, typically from an iron.

    ‘immaculately pressed trousers’
    ‘pressed flowers’
    1. 2.1 (of juice or oil) extracted by crushing or squeezing fruit, vegetables, etc.
      ‘freshly pressed grape juice’

Pronunciation

pressed

/prɛst//prest/

Main definitions of pressed in US English:

: pressed1pressed2

pressed2

adjective

historical
  • Forced to enlist in the army or navy.

    ‘the day before we sailed, a number of pressed men were brought on board’

Pronunciation

pressed

/prɛst//prest/