- the process or result of printing from type, plates, etc.
- a printed copy from type, a plate, an engraved block, etc.
- one of a number of printings made at different times from the same set of type, without alteration (distinguished from edition).
- the total number of copies of a book, pamphlet, etc., printed at one time from one setting of type or from one set of plates.
OTHER WORDS FOR impression
Origin of impression
OTHER WORDS FROM impressionim·pres·sion·al, adjectiveim·pres·sion·al·ly, adverbim·pres·sion·less, adjectivepre·im·pres·sion, noun
Words nearby impression
How to use impression in a sentence
Harm to those who would see them as painfully familiar, and harm to those who would view them with an unfamiliarity that might leave the impression that what’s on screen reflects normal, acceptable behavior.
Because target impression share bidding is based on real-time data, it overrides the bid adjustments from your manual campaign.Smart Bidding: Five ways machine learning improves PPC advertising|Gabrielle Sadeh|February 10, 2021|Search Engine Watch
Jonathan Stringfield, VP Global Marketing, Measurement and Insights, Activision BlizzardBrands need better ways of measuring the effectiveness of campaigns beyond simply tracking impressions.Brand Summit Recap: Marketers face looming identity crisis|Digiday Editors|February 10, 2021|Digiday
The fraudsters pulled off this heist by exploiting server-side ad insertion to falsify ad impressions.Future of TV Briefing: Streaming services count on content to keep subscribers acquired in 2020|Tim Peterson|February 10, 2021|Digiday
Now all he saw were the rectangular impressions they’d left in the grass.Bee theft is almost a perfect crime—but there’s a new sheriff in town|Andrew Zaleski|February 9, 2021|Popular-Science
“I found him to to be an interesting person,” Krauss said of the first impression.Sleazy Billionaire’s Double Life Featured Beach Parties With Stephen Hawking|M.L. Nestel|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But he told me recently that Malia would do my impression of him to him.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And then I met him before I started doing the impression of him when he was a guest on SNL for a moment.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“I have not gotten the impression that they have their minds made up or they are not open to new information,” Stammberger said.FBI Won’t Stop Blaming North Korea for Sony Hack -- Despite New Evidence|Shane Harris|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They also give the impression that you have a neatly organized life.Handbags: The More You Pay, The Smaller They Shrink|Elizabeth Landers|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I knew the world had nothing like her, and yet the impression she has made on me, at the first view, is unexpectedly great.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
A ray of Consciousness is passed over that impression and you re-read it, you re-awaken the record.
However great the power of Revival, there is no memory unless there was a First Impression.
And when he answered it, he was obliged to acknowledge that she had made upon his nature a definite impression.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
The concerto made a generally dazzling and difficult impression upon me, but did not "take hold" of me particularly.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
British Dictionary definitions for impression
- the act, process, or result of printing from type, plates, etc
- one of a number of printings of a publication printed from the same setting of type with no or few alterationsCompare edition (def. 2)
- the total number of copies of a publication printed at one time
Derived forms of impressionimpressional, adjectiveimpressionally, adverb
Other Idioms and Phrases with impression
see make an impression under the impression.