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impresses

noun
plural of impress

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a perceptible trace left by pressure
  • the stamp left a smudgy impress on the paper

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impresses

verb
present tense third-person singular of impress

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1 to act upon (a person or a person's feelings) so as to cause a response
  • impressed him with the intensity of their musical performance

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2 to produce a vivid impression of
  • impressed the importance of safe driving habits by displaying photos of horrific crashes

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3 to cause (a person) to give in to pressure
  • after weeks of nagging, they impressed her into going to the masquerade party

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“Impresses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/impresses. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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