Definition of press conference in English:

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press conference

Pronunciation: /ˈpres ˌkänf(ə)rəns/


An interview given to journalists by a prominent person in order to make an announcement or answer questions.
Example sentences
  • Then there will be a press conference where she will answer questions from the children.
  • Journalists gather at the first press conference following the murder to hear an amazing tale.
  • One resulting compromise is the short private interview after a press conference.

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Syllabification: press con·fer·ence

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