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OTHER WORDS FROM impressim·press·er, noun
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How to use impress in a sentence
One would be in the midst of a lot of actors, and besides, they're really only good for impressing shopgirls.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Just impressing each other with their photo thefts appears to be reward enough for them.'The Fappening' and Revenge Porn Culture: Jennifer Lawrence and the Creepshot Epidemic|Amanda Marcotte|September 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Weather Channel meteorologist Jim Cantore valiantly battles Hurricane Isaac in New Orleans Wednesday morning, impressing everyone.Clint Eastwood Talks to Invisible, a SEAL Speaks & More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|September 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
They manage to excite their respective party bases while also impressing establishment heavyweights.
But he failed to impose upon the Colonel, and was even far from impressing him with this trumped-up knowledge of bygone days.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
This monument faces the principal entrance with the careful design of impressing the visitor, and its impact can be tremendous.A Wanderer in Paris|E. V. Lucas
The accompanying barks were probably involuntary, but they were a great help in astonishing and impressing the natives.
Never once, you see, did I lose an opportunity of impressing the savages among whom I dwelt.
She succeeded in impressing the nations with a favourable idea of her subjects.Celebrated Travels and Travellers|Jules Verne