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Impression

Im`pres´sion
n.1.The act of impressing, or the state of being impressed; the communication of a stamp, mold, style, or character, by external force or by influence.
2.That which is impressed; stamp; mark; indentation; sensible result of an influence exerted from without.
The stamp and clear impression of good sense.
- Cowper.
3.That which impresses, or exercises an effect, action, or agency; appearance; phenomenon.
A fiery impression falling from out of Heaven.
- Holland.
4.Influence or effect on the senses or the intellect hence, interest, concern.
His words impression left.
- Milton.
Such terrible impression made the dream.
- Shak.
5.An indistinct notion, remembrance, or belief.
6.Impressiveness; emphasis of delivery.
Which must be read with an impression.
- Milton.
7.(Print.) The pressure of the type on the paper, or the result of such pressure, as regards its appearance; as, a heavy impression; a clear, or a poor, impression; also, a single copy as the result of printing, or the whole edition printed at a given time; as, a copy from the fifth impression.
8.In painting, the first coat of color, as the priming in house painting and the like.
9.(Engraving) A print on paper from a wood block, metal plate, or the like.
Proof impression
one of the early impressions taken from an engraving, before the plate or block is worn.
Noun1.impression - a vague idea in which some confidence is placed; "his impression of her was favorable"; "what are your feelings about the crisis?"; "it strengthened my belief in his sincerity"; "I had a feeling that she was lying"
2.impression - an outward appearance; "he made a good impression"; "I wanted to create an impression of success"; "she retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting"
Synonyms: effect
3.impression - a clear and telling mental image; "he described his mental picture of his assailant"; "he had no clear picture of himself or his world"; "the events left a permanent impression in his mind"
4.impression - a concavity in a surface produced by pressing; "he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud"
Synonyms: imprint, depression
5.impression - a symbol that is the result of printing; "he put his stamp on the envelope"
Synonyms: stamp
6.impression - all the copies of a work printed at one time; "they ran off an initial printing of 2000 copies"
Synonyms: printing
7.impression - (dentistry) an imprint of the teeth and gums in wax or plaster; "the dentist took an impression for use in preparing an inlay"
8.impression - an impressionistic portrayal of a person; "he did a funny impression of a politician"
9.impression - the act of pressing one thing on or into the surface of another; "he watched the impression of the seal on the hot wax"
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