Meaning of “be pressed for time” in the English Dictionary

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"be pressed for time" in British English

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be pressed for time

to be in a hurry:

I'd love to stop and talk, but I'm pressed for time.

(Definition of “be pressed for time” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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