Synonyms for impress

Synonyms for (noun) impress

Synonyms: impress, impressment

Definition: the act of coercing someone into government service

Similar words: seizure

Definition: the taking possession of something by legal process

Synonyms for (verb) impress

Synonyms: impress, yarn-dye

Definition: dye (fabric) before it is spun

Similar words: dye

Definition: color with dye

Usage: Please dye these shoes


Synonyms: impress, ingrain, instill

Definition: produce or try to produce a vivid impression of

Usage: Mother tried to ingrain respect for our elders in us

Similar words: affect, strike, move, impress

Definition: have an emotional or cognitive impact upon

Usage: This child impressed me as unusually mature; This behavior struck me as odd


Synonyms: impress, shanghai

Definition: take (someone) against his will for compulsory service, especially on board a ship

Usage: The men were shanghaied after being drugged

Similar words: abduct, snatch, nobble, kidnap

Definition: take away to an undisclosed location against their will and usually in order to extract a ransom

Usage: The industrialist's son was kidnapped


Synonyms: impress, imprint

Definition: mark or stamp with or as if with pressure

Usage: To make a batik, you impress a design with wax

Similar words: change surface

Definition: undergo or cause to undergo a change in the surface


Synonyms: print, impress

Definition: reproduce by printing

Similar words: write

Definition: mark or trace on a surface

Usage: The artist wrote Chinese characters on a big piece of white paper; Russian is written with the Cyrillic alphabet


Synonyms: impress

Definition: impress positively

Usage: The young chess player impressed her audience

Similar words: affect, strike, move, impress

Definition: have an emotional or cognitive impact upon

Usage: This child impressed me as unusually mature; This behavior struck me as odd