Simple Definition of impressive
: deserving attention, admiration, or respect : making a good impression
Full Definition of impressive
: making or tending to make a marked impression : having the power to excite attention, awe, or admiration <an impressive display of skill>
Examples of impressive in a sentence
He has an impressive vocabulary for a 10-year-old.
Her first performance was very impressive.
He has an impressive manner.
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Synonym Discussion of impressive
Rhymes with impressive
aggressive, caressive, compressive, concessive, degressive, depressive, digressive, excessive, expressive, ingressive, obsessive, oppressive, possessive, progressive, recessive, regressive, successive, suppressive, transgressive
IMPRESSIVE Defined for Kids
Definition of impressive for Students
: having the power to impress the mind or feelings especially in a positive way <an impressive speech>
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