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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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