1. A vague idea in which some confidence is placed (synset 105925333)
    "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"
  2. An outward appearance (synset 104682671)
    "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"
  3. A clear and telling mental image (synset 105945422)
    "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"
  4. A concavity in a surface produced by pressing (synset 113919062)
    "he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud"
  5. A symbol that is the result of printing or engraving (synset 106868257)
    "he put his stamp on the envelope"
  6. All the copies of a work printed at one time (synset 106602491)
    "they ran off an initial printing of 2000 copies"
  7. (dentistry) an imprint of the teeth and gums in wax or plaster (synset 103570029)
    "the dentist took an impression for use in preparing an inlay"
  8. An impressionistic portrayal of a person (synset 100550143)
    "he did a funny impression of a politician"
  9. The act of pressing one thing on or into the surface of another (synset 100114352)
    "he watched the impression of the seal on the hot wax"

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