What is the definition of impress?

Definitions for impress

  • noun - the act of coercing someone into government service
  • verb - dye (fabric) before it is spun
  • verb - produce or try to produce a vivid impression of; "Mother tried to ingrain respect for our elders in us"
  • verb - take (someone) against his will for compulsory service
  • verb - mark or stamp with or as if with pressure; "To make a batik
  • verb - reproduce by printing
  • verb - have an emotional or cognitive impact upon; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd"
  • verb - impress positively; "The young chess player impressed her audience"
  • Pronounciation of impress

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    Synonyms for impress

    impressment ingrain print instill affect shanghai move yarn-dye imprint strike

    Antonyms for impress

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    Holonyms for impress

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    Hypernyms for impress

    seizure affect kidnap change surface impress nobble write move abduct dye strike snatch

    Hyponyms for impress

    boss prove cyclostyle infect instill zap strike a chord pierce upset move wow letter offset boldface surprise awaken jar strike a note sweep away trouble sadden stamp typeset overprint italicize impress engrave hit home smite sweep off touch alienate emboss set print over italicise ingrain strike dumb strike home cloud disturb stir prepossess

    Meronyms for impress

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    Sounds like impress

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