Impression in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Impression

The indentation or depression made by the pressure of one object on or into another. | The overall effect of something, e.g., on a person. | A vague recalling of an event, a belief.

Short Example Sentences for Impression

  • 1. He shook off the impression with an effort. 🔊
  • 2. She had not intended to give the impression of cleverness. 🔊
  • 3. It was the outward impression of the night, he knew. 🔊
  • 4. It gives one the impression of one great ruin. 🔊
  • 5. Was this only the impression of Vetch on her mood? 🔊
  • 6. And thinking of him he had again that queer impression of his nearness. 🔊
  • 7. Joan was left with the subtle impression of having been warned. 🔊
  • 8. An impression drifted like smoke across the blue of his eyes. 🔊
  • 9. At least, that's the impression it made on me. 🔊
  • 10. The impression made upon their greedy minds was immediately apparent. 🔊
  • 11. The wax figures of that celebrated artist had made a deep impression upon him. 🔊
  • 12. Under the warm, bright light I saw the distinct impression of a dog's foot. 🔊

How to use Impression in Sentences?

  • 1. It is said that the incidents of this event made a lasting impression upon the mind of the boy. 🔊
  • 2. The first result of his observations was to confirm his impression that Archibald was not idiotic. 🔊
  • 3. With one, the active phase is the whole; with the other, the passive impression is the whole. 🔊
  • 4. Richard Darcy took instant advantage of the impression he had created, and began to speak. 🔊
  • 5. I did not see her face; but the impression that her figure gave me haunted me as I passed on. 🔊
  • 6. Master Pok, under the impression that the hint was meant for him, drew still nearer. 🔊
  • 7. Her cold, thin lips, pale eyes, and lean figure gave me a singular impression of voracious hunger. 🔊
  • 8. Joan, much embarrassed, explained the Convent impression of Mr. Desmond and his broken heart. 🔊
  • 9. They leave the school with the impression that for them ignorance rather than knowledge is the road to happiness. 🔊
  • 10. It has only been subjoined to the later editions of his work, and did not accompany the first impression of it. 🔊
  • 11. The blank emptiness and desertion of this vast sanctuary produces an impression of unutterable desolation. 🔊
  • 12. Here he returns to his psychology, and identifies the most agreeable impression made on the sensibility with an act of the will. 🔊
  • 13. The enemy were massed deep in front and but little impression could be made on their compact ranks. 🔊
  • 14. He cannot become indifferent to her charms, while he witnesses the impression they make upon others. 🔊
  • 15. She received a swift impression that he had prepared his words and even his gestures, the kiss on her fingers. 🔊
  • 16. The words, which had made so slight an impression when she heard them, were burned now into her memory. 🔊
  • 17. What impression this dreadful scene made on his mind is not known; but it ought to have been a deep and a lasting one. 🔊
  • 18. As the room was small, my first impression was of a crowd, though in actual numbers we were not many. 🔊
  • 19. The impression that some prowling wild animal was about was probably still strong upon me, and, in any case, the shot was not without effect. 🔊
  • 20. All he had captured by his first, keen, instantly lowered, glance was the impression that her hair was magnificently red and her eyes very black. 🔊
  • 21. I thought he was going to faint; and under a vague impression of fetching assistance, I rushed down the avenue. 🔊
  • 22. We admit that every passive impression is caused; but the question is, Can the mind be caused to act? 🔊
  • 23. But Patricia only smiled the more at this and Judith gave her up in despair of making any impression on her abounding good humor. 🔊