A person employed to organize advertising and publicity in the press on behalf of an organization or well-known person.
- He was a press agent so I wanted to be a press agent.
- But the promoters happened to have the boxing press agent of all time selling the fight.
- Answered his press agent: ‘Mr. Edward does not respond to criticism.’
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Syllabification: press a·gent
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