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IMPRESSION





Definition:

  1. [noun] 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"
    Synonyms: feeling, belief, notion, opinion

  2. [noun] 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. [noun] 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"
    Synonyms: mental picture, picture

  4. [noun] a concavity in a surface produced by pressing; "he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud"
    Synonyms: depression, imprint

  5. [noun] a symbol that is the result of printing; "he put his stamp on the envelope"
    Synonyms: stamp

  6. [noun] all the copies of a work printed at one time; "they ran off an initial printing of 2000 copies"
    Synonyms: printing

  7. [noun] (dentistry) an imprint of the teeth and gums in wax or plaster; "the dentist took an impression for use in preparing an inlay"

  8. [noun] an impressionistic portrayal of a person; "he did a funny impression of a politician"

  9. [noun] 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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