news conference Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “news conference” in the English Dictionary

"news conference" in British English

See all translations

news conferencenoun [C]

uk   us   mainly US
a ​meeting in which someone makes a ​statement to reporters or ​answersquestions from them: She called a ​newsconference to give her ​side of the ​story.
(Definition of news conference from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"news conference" in American English

See all translations

news conferencenoun [C]

 us   /ˈnuz ˌkɑn·fər·əns/
a ​meeting in which someone makes a ​statement to ​reporters or ​answersquestions from them
(Definition of news conference from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"news conference" in Business English

See all translations

news conferencenoun [C]

uk   us   COMMUNICATIONS
a ​meeting in which someone makes a ​statement to journalists (=​people who do ​reports for ​newspapers and ​television) or answers ​questions from them: The ​company has called a ​newsconference on Tuesday to ​unveil a new ​strategy and ​structure.
(Definition of news conference from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “news conference”
in Chinese (Simplified) 记者招待会,新闻发布会…
in Chinese (Traditional) 記者招待會,新聞發布會…
What is the pronunciation of news conference?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
coeducational

having male and female students being taught together in the same school or college rather than separately

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

hyperpalatable adjective
hyperpalatable adjective
August 24, 2015
describes food with heightened levels of sugar and salt, intended to be extremely appealing In Brazil, where the prevalence of overweight and obese adults has doubled since 1980, crisps, biscuits, energy bars and sugary drinks formulated to be ‘hyper-palatable’ are much more widely eaten than previously.

Read More