put one's imprint on

Definition of put one's imprint on

  1. :  to have a strong effect or influence on She was determined to put her imprint on the company.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to place in a specified position or relationship :  lay

    :  to move in a specified direction

    :  to send (as a weapon or missile) into or through something :  thrust

  1. :  a throw made with an overhand pushing motion

    :  the act or an instance of putting the shot

    :  an option to sell a specified amount of a security (as a stock) or commodity (as wheat) at a fixed price at or within a specified time — compare call 3d

  1. :  being in place :  fixed, set

  1. :  to mark by or as if by pressure :  impress

    :  to fix indelibly or permanently (as on the memory)

    :  to subject to or induce by imprinting

  1. :  something imprinted or printed: such as

    :  a mark or depression made by pressure

    :  an identifying name (as of a publisher) placed conspicuously on a product

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a brief usually trivial fact

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