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impressing

verb
present participle of impress

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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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“Impressing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/impressing. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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