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Overview of verb impress

The verb impress has 7 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (9) affect, impress, move, strike

(have an emotional or cognitive impact upon; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd")

2. (8) impress

(impress positively; "The young chess player impressed her audience")

3. (5) impress, ingrain, instill

(produce or try to produce a vivid impression of; "Mother tried to ingrain respect for our elders in us")

4. (1) impress, imprint

(mark or stamp with or as if with pressure; "To make a batik, you impress a design with wax")

5. print, impress

(reproduce by printing)

6. shanghai, impress

(take (someone) against his will for compulsory service, especially on board a ship; "The men were shanghaied after being drugged")

7. impress, yarn-dye

(dye (fabric) before it is spun)

Overview of adj impressed

The adj impressed has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. impressed

(deeply or markedly affected or influenced) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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