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Impress

Definition

[n] the act of coercing someone into government service
[v] dye (fabric) before it is spun
[v] make a deep and indelible impression on someone
[v] take (someone) against his will for compulsory service, esp. on board a ship; "The men were shanghaied after being drugged"
[v] mark or stamp with or as if with pressure; "To make a batik, you impress a design with wax"
[v] reproduce by printing
[v] have an emotional or cognitive impact upon; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd"
[v] impress positively; "The young chess player impressed her audience"


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