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English definition of “impress”

impress

verb [T]     /ɪmˈpres/
B2 to make someone admire or respect you: I was impressed by her professionalism. Sarah was hoping to impress him with her cooking.Showing respect and admiration
(Definition of impress verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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