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imprint

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of imprint

  1. 1 a mark or series of marks left on a surface by something that has passed along it <found an imprint on the road where something apparently had been dragged> Synonyms track, trace, trailRelated Words footmark, footprint, footstep, hoofprint, path, print, pug, rut, step, tread; artifact, evidence, leavings, relic, remain(s), remainder, reminder, remnant, residual, residue, sign, spoor, telltale, token, vestige; clue, cue, hint, indication, inkling, intimation, lead, suggestion; scent, shadow, whiff

  2. 2 a perceptible trace left by pressure <an imprint of a dinosaur's foot embedded in the limestone> Synonyms impress, impression, print, stampRelated Words dent, hollow, indent, indentation, indenture; mark, sign




imprint

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of imprint

  1. to produce a vivid impression of <that early lesson on the value of honesty permanently imprinted itself on my mind> Synonyms brand, etch, impress, engrave, infix, ingrain (also engrain)Related Words enroot, imbue, implant, inculcate, infuse, instill; fix, set, stampNear Antonyms blot out, erase, expunge, obliterate




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