Impress in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Impress

(transitive) To affect (someone) strongly and often favourably. | (intransitive) To make an impression, to be impressive. | (transitive) To produce a vivid impression of (something).

Short Example Sentences for Impress

  • 1. She did not impress him as beautiful. 🔊
  • 2. You will impress your nieces with the same reserve. 🔊
  • 3. Manners impress as they indicate real power. 🔊
  • 4. My aim was to impress Azzolati. 🔊
  • 5. All this seemed to impress her more than I had expected. 🔊
  • 6. And what an opportunity was this for trying to impress his mind! 🔊
  • 7. It bore throughout the impress of careful and deliberate organization. 🔊
  • 8. He felt the impress of her teeth at his throat, and would wake up gasping. 🔊
  • 9. I impress my love, as with a seal, on your affectionate attachment to me. 🔊
  • 10. It did not impress me much, as I supposed that the man merely meant Old Irish. 🔊
  • 11. Both upon Colonel Merewether and Colonel Phayre did he impress this point. 🔊

How to use Impress in Sentences?

  • 1. Somehow or other he generally managed to impress people with the conviction that he was a fool. 🔊
  • 2. The appearance of the soldiers could not possibly impress a stranger favourably. 🔊
  • 3. No true knowledge can ever impress the human mind with a conceit of its own greatness. 🔊
  • 4. He came quite too late upon the property to make a large personal impress upon it. 🔊
  • 5. The main object of his visit seemed to be to impress on the Judge his importance. 🔊
  • 6. But that does not lessen their radical and inevitable impress in the determination of the whole character. 🔊
  • 7. And what meant that stare of the girl as if she wanted to impress his features for ever in her mind? 🔊
  • 8. I recall one special effort to impress upon her the great misery she was preparing for herself by her shiftlessness. 🔊
  • 9. Although comparatively young, dissipation and reckless living had stamped their impress on every feature. 🔊
  • 10. She had never failed to impress upon the child the importance of mental equipment that is grounded on solid instruction. 🔊
  • 11. I must impress on you the necessity of these rules (proceeding from the magistrates and myself) being strictly enforced. 🔊
  • 12. Why he did not preserve the moral universe, as he had created it, free from the least impress or overshadowing of evil? 🔊
  • 13. He'd wanted to impress his superior with the extent to which he had get to know Budapest. 🔊
  • 14. On the contrary, she wished to impress it on Edgar that she accepted his praises because they were her due. 🔊
  • 15. And I admire that charitable spirit which induces them to believe that Southern Christians do not uphold the barbarous features which wicked and cruel masters impress upon the system of slavery. 🔊
  • 16. How could they impress their comrades of the office or the workshop without having a red sash, an embroidered cap, and magisterial gestures! 🔊
  • 17. The mythical dragon has left the lasting impress of his name in various ways in our language and literature, as in the art of nearly every country. 🔊
  • 18. In a word, the work bears the impress not only of a man of great powers of observation and sound judgment, but also of a strong and capable ruler. 🔊
  • 19. It seems impossible to conceive of any position more imposing, or better calculated to impress the imagination particularly of Eastern magnates. 🔊
  • 20. I thought, and felt that this would have chagrined me greatly, for I hoped to impress her especially by my sermon. 🔊
  • 21. But I reply, that the work here ascribed to mercy is not the most appropriate, nor the most fitted to manifest it and impress it on the heart. 🔊
  • 22. It is so with such works of furniture as those of which we have been speaking, for their defects are such as impress us more powerfully than their excellences. 🔊
  • 23. Among the Alps his whole soul took the impress of those early introductions to what is most glorious and beautiful in Nature. 🔊
  • 24. Hitherto I have been unable to impress Barnjum with this principle, and so my wrongs are still without redress. 🔊