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(quote-book)|title=(w)| chapter=5| url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL2004261W| passage=Mr. Campion appeared suitably impressed and she warmed to him. He was very easy to talk to with those long clown lines in his pale face, a natural goon, born rather too early she suspected.
*(RQ:Shakespeare Love's Labour's Lost)
To produce (a mark, stamp, image, etc.); to imprint (a mark or figure upon something).
To fix deeply in the mind; to present forcibly to the attention, etc.; to imprint; to inculcate.
- impress the motives and methods of persuasion upon our own hearts, till we feel the force and power of them.
- the second £5,000 imprest for the service of the sick and wounded prisoners
The act of impressing.
An impression; an impressed image or copy of something.
1908, Arthur Conan Doyle, ''The Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans'', Norton 2005, p. 1330:
- We know that you were pressed for money, that you took an impress of the keys which your brother held (..)
An impression on the mind, imagination etc.
2007, John Burrow, ''A History of Histories'', Penguin 2009, p. 187:
- Such admonitions, in the English of the Authorized Version, left an indelible impress on imaginations nurtured on the Bible (..)
Characteristic; mark of distinction; stamp.
- we have God surveying the works of the creation, and leaving this general impress or character upon them
1869, (w), ''Handbook of Heraldry''
- It commonly occurred that Knights who , on entering the Lists , wished to conceal their identity , would assume a Device with an allusive Motto , which was designated an IMPRESS
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost) emblazon'd Shields, / Impreses quaint.
The act of impressing, or taking by force for the public service; compulsion to serve; also, that which is impressed.