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impressed adj : deeply or markedly affected or influenced [syn: impressed(p)]

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strongly affected, especially favourably
stamped, under pressure
compelled to serve in a military force
  • Korean: 강제 징집이나 징용된
confiscated by force or authority

Verb

impressed
  1. past of impress

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Impression can mean:
  • In eastern philosophy, Meher Baba uses the word "impression" as the best English approximation of the Sanskrit Sanskara in his essays in Discourses.
  • Impression is an advertising term referring to an instance where an advertisement is viewed. This applies particularly to online advertising. A single user often gets several impressions as he browses through the website.
  • The Impressions, a 1960s/1970s American soul musical act from Chicago, Illinois led by Curtis Mayfield and Jerry Butler
  • As entertainment, an impression is performed to mimic a well-known personality, using gestures, tone, or rhythm; such a performer who engages in this type of entertainer is an impressionist (entertainment).
impressed in German: Impression
impressed in French: Impression

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

affected, agonized, carved, confirmed, creased, cut, deep-dyed, deep-engraven, deep-fixed, deep-grounded, deep-laid, deep-rooted, deep-seated, deep-set, deep-settled, devoured by, dyed-in-the-wool, embedded, embossed, enchased, engrafted, engraved, entrenched, established, etched, firmly established, furrowed, glyphic, graved, graven, grooved, imbued with, implanted, impressed with, imprinted, incised, indelibly impressed, infixed, ingrained, ingrown, inscribed, insculptured, inveterate, inwrought, lined, long-established, marked, moved, obsessed, obsessed by, old-line, on a rock, on bedrock, penetrated with, printed, racked, rooted, sculptured, seized with, set, settled, stabilized, stamped, stricken, tooled, torn, tortured, touched, vested, well-established, well-founded, well-grounded, well-set, well-settled, wracked
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