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Definition of Impress

Impress

  1. To press, stamp, or print something in or upon; to mark by pressure, or as by pressure; to imprint (that which bears the impression).
  2. To produce by pressure, as a mark, stamp, image, etc.; to imprint (a mark or figure upon something).
  3. Fig.: To fix deeply in the mind; to present forcibly to the attention, etc.; to imprint; to inculcate.
  4. To take by force for public service; as, to impress sailors or money.
  5. To be impressed; to rest.
  6. The act of impressing or making.
  7. A mark made by pressure; an indentation; imprint; the image or figure of anything, formed by pressure or as if by pressure; result produced by pressure or influence.
  8. Characteristic; mark of distinction; stamp.
  9. A device. See Impresa.
  10. The act of impressing, or taking by force for the public service; compulsion to serve; also, that which is impressed.
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Impress Translations

impress in Dutch is indruk maken op, imponeren
impress in French is impressionner
impress in Italian is impressione, impressionare
impress in Latin is infigo
impress in Norwegian is preg, imponere, avtrykk, trykke, prege
impress in Portuguese is imprima
impress in Spanish is impresionar, impresion