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1. impression (om erkendelse) a vague idea in which some confidence is placed


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis 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.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)belief, feeling, notion, opinion


Mindre specifikke termeridea, thought


Mere specifikke termereffect, first blush, hunch, intuition, presence, suspicion

2. impression (om egenskab) an outward appearance


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe made a good impression.
I wanted to create an impression of success.
She retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)effect


Mindre specifikke termerappearance, visual aspect


Mere specifikke termerfigure, image, mark, tout ensemble

3. impression (om erkendelse) a clear and telling mental image


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe 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.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mental picture, picture


Mindre specifikke termerimage, mental image

4. impression (om form) a concavity in a surface produced by pressing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)depression, imprint


Mindre specifikke termerconcave shape, concavity, incurvation, incurvature


Mere specifikke termerchannel, chap, crack, cranny, crease, crevice, crinkle, dent, dimple, dimple, dip, droop, fissure, furrow, groove, incision, line, prick, sag, scratch, seam, slit, wrinkle

5. impression (om kommunikation) a symbol that is the result of printing or engraving


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe put his stamp on the envelope.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stamp


Mindre specifikke termersymbol


Mere specifikke termerembossment, imprint, seal

6. impression (om kommunikation) all the copies of a work printed at one time


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey ran off an initial printing of 2000 copies.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)printing


Mindre specifikke termerpublication


Mere specifikke termeredition, mackle, proof, test copy, trial impression


Overordnet emneområdeprinting, printing process

7. impression (om genstand) (dentistry) an imprint of the teeth and gums in wax or plaster


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe dentist took an impression for use in preparing an inlay.


Mindre specifikke termerimprint


Overordnet emneområdedental medicine, dentistry, odontology

8. impression (om handling) an impressionistic portrayal of a person


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe did a funny impression of a politician.


Mindre specifikke termercharacterization, enactment, personation, portrayal

9. impression (om handling) the act of pressing one thing on or into the surface of another


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe watched the impression of the seal on the hot wax.


Mindre specifikke termerpress, pressing, pressure









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