Significado de “impress” - en el Diccionario Inglés

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impress en inglés británico

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impressverb [ I or T, not continuous ]

uk /ɪmˈpres/ us /ɪmˈpres/

B2 to cause someone to admire or respect you:

I remember when I was a child being very impressed with how many toys she had.
Your mother was clearly not impressed by our behaviour in the restaurant.
He tried to impress me with his extensive knowledge of wine.
formal I'm afraid the new theatre fails to impress.

Más ejemplos

  • He tried to impress his teachers by using big words in all his essays.
  • It's important to impress your seniors if you want to be promoted.
  • Everyone was impressed by the cleverness of the machine.
  • Listening to the interview, I was impressed by the subtlety of the questions.
  • We were impressed by the great richness of detail in her painting.

Phrasal verb(s)

(Definición de impress del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

impress en inglés americano

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impressverb [ T ]

us /ɪmˈpres/

to cause someone to feel admiration or respect:

She impressed us with her sincerity.

If you impress something on someone, you cause them to understand its importance or value:

He always impressed on us the need to do our best.

(Definición de impress del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)