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Spanish translation of “impress”


verb /imˈpres/
to cause feelings of admiration etc in (a person) I was impressed by his good manners. (with onor upon) to stress (something to someone) I must impress upon you the need for silence in the library. to fix (a fact etc in the mind) She re-read the plans in order to impress the details on her memory. make (a mark) on something by pressing a footprint impressed in the sand. impression /-ʃən/ noun the idea or effect produced in someone’s mind by a person, experience etc The film made a great impression on me. a vague idea I have the impression that he’s not pleased. the mark left by an object on another object The dog left an impression of its paws in the wet cement. a single printing of a book etc. impressive /-siv/ adjective (negative unimpressive) making a great impression on a person’s mind, feelings etc an impressive ceremony. impressively adverb impressiveness noun be under the impression (that) to have the (often wrong) feeling or idea that
tener la impresión de que
I was under the impression that you were paying for this meal.
(Definition of impress from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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