the act of pressing one thing on or into the surface of another
an impressionistic portrayal of a person
(dentistry) an imprint of the teeth and gums in wax or plaster
a symbol that is the result of printing or engraving
all the copies of a work printed at one time
an outward appearance
a vague idea in which some confidence is placed
a clear and telling mental image
a concavity in a surface produced by pressing
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.
That which is impressed; stamp; mark; indentation; sensible result of an influence exerted from without.
That which impresses, or exercises an effect, action, or agency; appearance; phenomenon.
Influence or effect on the senses or the intellect hence, interest, concern.
An indistinct notion, remembrance, or belief.
Impressiveness; emphasis of delivery.
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.
In painting, the first coat of color, as the priming in house painting and the like.
A print on paper from a wood block, metal plate, or the like.