impressed impressed  /ɪm ˈprɛst/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) deeply or markedly affected or influenced

Usage(s):

  1. They were especially impressed by the NCIS investigators.
  2. Poor Reggienobody is all that impressed any more.
  3. With the laborer's silk shirts and automobiles, and the stenographers' fur coats and silk stockings, business men as well as moralists have been duly impressed in recent years.

News

  1. Arians impressed with CB Peterson

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Entering his third NFL season, Patrick Peterson is impressing a new staff of coaches with his eye-popping skills. Coach Bruce Arians says he knew the young cornerback was special but now that he’s seen him up close he’s even more impressed.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Mohave Daily News

  2. Washington impressed with Rangers groundskeepers

    Rangers manager Ron Washington was impressed by the groundskeepers' ability to fix a broken pipe before Tuesday's game against the Indians.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Texas Rangers

  3. Garza impressed by Reds power display in 13-2 loss

    CHICAGO (AP) -- Even Chicago Cubs pitcher Matt Garza was impressed by the Cincinnati Reds' display of power. Xavier Paul hit a three-run home run, Joey Votto added a two-run shot and the Cincinnati Reds roughed up Garza and the Chicago Cubs 12-2 on Tuesday night.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Daily Jeffersonian

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