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Definition: (adj) - in a hurry, urgent; freshly-squeezed

Je suis pressé ! - I'm in a hurry!

Je vous ai envoyé une lettre pressée ce matin - I sent you an urgent letter this morning

Aimes-tu l'orange pressée ? - Do you like freshly-squeezed orange juice?

Related: pressant (adj) - urgent, pressing, insistant; presser - to squeeze, push, press, speed up 

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