Definitions of pressed

  1. of Press

Usage examples for pressed

  1. Time pressed; it promised to be a warm morning. – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  2. He pressed his hand to his head. – By Wit of Woman by Arthur W. Marchmont
  3. I do not believe that it ought, at this time, to be pressed. – The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2) by Jefferson Davis
  4. It must be that or nothing, and time pressed. – A Sea Queen's Sailing by Charles Whistler
  5. Karl seized her hand and pressed it to his heart. – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  6. " No, but really," she pressed. – The Moon is Green by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  7. Mrs. Slade pressed her hands tightly in both of hers; and then passed in with her to the room where the child lay. – Ten Nights in a Bar Room by T. S. Arthur
  8. Was she pressed out through the wall? – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye
  9. She pressed his arm again in silence, but for the same reason she looked toward the wall. – Her Weight in Gold by George Barr McCutcheon
  10. Witichis was still silent and pressed both hands over his eyes. – A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3) by Felix Dahn
  11. He waited, then pressed again. – Whispering Wires by Henry Leverage
  12. Marion, however, gently pressed him back, but she allowed his head to rest upon her arm. – First Person Paramount by Ambrose Pratt
  13. The men pressed closer to listen. – Steve Yeager by William MacLeod Raine
  14. Then he pressed his lips together and went out. – Royal Highness by Thomas Mann
  15. His arm pressed her gently when he said his next words, " I hope you will dine with us to- day, Iris?" – Blind Love by Wilkie Collins
  16. Your own life, dear Andrew," added she, as he pressed his cheek to hers, " must always be precious to me." – The Scottish Chiefs by Jane Porter