impress sth on/upon sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “impress sth on/upon sb” in the English Dictionary

"impress sth on/upon sb" in British English

See all translations

impress sth on/upon sb

phrasal verb with impress uk   us   /ɪmˈpres/ verb [I or T, not continuous]
to make someone ​understand or be ​familiar with the ​importance or ​value of something: Mr Simmons ​tried to ​impress on me how much ​easier my ​life would be if I were ​betterorganized.
(Definition of impress sth on/upon sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “impress sth on/upon sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使(某人)明白…的重要性(或价值)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使(某人)明白…的重要性(或價值)…
What is the pronunciation of impress sth on/upon sb?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

golden

made of gold

Word of the Day

Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
Introducing a new author and a new weekly blog post!
by Cambridge Dictionaries Online,
August 27, 2015
The English language is constantly changing. You know that. But did you know that at Cambridge Dictionaries Online we keep track of the changes? We continually add new words and new meanings to our online dictionary for learners of English. Some of them are new to English entirely (neologisms), and some

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More