impress (plural impresses)

  1. the act of impressing
  2. an impression, and impressed image or copy of something
    • 1908: We know that you were pressed for money, that you took an impress of the keys which your brother held — Arthur Conan Doyle, ‘The Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans’ (Norton 2005, p.1330)
  3. a stamp or seal used to make an impression
  4. something impressed


  • (affect (someone) strongly and often favourably): make an impression on
  • (produce a vivid impression of):
  • (mark or stamp (something) using pressure): imprint, print, stamp
  • (compel (someone) to serve in a military force): pressgang
  • (seize or confiscate (property) by force): confiscate, impound, seize, sequester

7 letters in word "impress": E I M P R S S.

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Words found within impress:

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