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  • They have not been out of the press for the last three years. Cited from By Sheer Pluck, by G. A. Henty
  • The news of his death was not released to the press for six weeks.
  • I could see that this was no time to press for information. Cited from More Jonathan Papers, by Elisabeth Woodbridge
  • Perhaps the man felt this, as he did not press for an answer. Cited from Tom Swift & his War Tank, by Victor Appleton
  • His death was not reported to the press for more than a year after he died.
  • But this was a matter which did not press for an answer. Cited from A Man Four-Square, by William MacLeod Raine
  • I have been very much pressed for time for these two or three days. Cited from Thomas Henry Huxley Vol.1, by Leonard Huxley
  • No, my commission does not press for an hour or so. Cited from Kenelm Chillingly, E. B. Lytton, Book 2
  • Perhaps it would be as well not to press for further details. Cited from The Beetle, by Richard Marsh
  • He had never been so hard pressed for money in his life. Cited from Marcella, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • I should not press for it on that head only. Cited from On the Old Road, Vol. 2 (of 2), by John Ruskin
  • He published his own work, using a second-hand press for which he set the type himself.
  • The event occupied the population and the daily press for months.
  • Press for this second book included a second appearance on Talk of the Nation.
  • He also helped to found Freedom Press for whom he wrote for many years.
  • He did not press for a reason and the next moment she went on in her natural manner again. Cited from Mary Wollaston, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • He sat down by her and held her close to him, and pressed for it. Cited from The Argosy, Vol. 51, No. 5, May, 1891, ed. by Charles W. Woods
  • Should they not do so we might, after all, be very hard pressed for food. Cited from Snow Shoes and Canoes, by William H. G. Kingston
  • De Young was also the director of the Associated Press for many years.
  • There were further calls in the press for him to captain England.
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