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English definition of “impression”

impression

noun [C] (MARK)    /ɪmˈpreʃ.ən/
a mark made on the surface of something by pressing an object onto it: There were impressions round her ankles made by the tops of her socks .Holes, hollows and dips
(Definition of impression noun (MARK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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