impressively impressively  /ɪm ˈprɛ sɪv li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an impressive manner

Usage(s):

  1. The real measure of an invention is not just how well it works or how impressively it is engineered, but how it changes our lives.
  2. They're hard to miss, emerging as they do out of her impressively carved forearms; or the ones streaking across her calves.
  3. Dugas' escapades are just one of many vivid and shocking stories in Shilts' impressively researched and richly detailed narrative.

News

  1. X-Fusion O2 RCX shock review

    X-Fusion have made massive advances with their forks in the last couple of years, and subtle changes to their shocks have now put them right up with the established leaders. Structurally, the O2 RCX hasn’t changed since we last reviewed it , but the detailing of the latest shocks makes a huge difference.  The shock is impressively smooth and supple straight away; previous models took several ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: BikeRadar

  2. Longoria, Rays bash Bombers

    NEW YORK — Evan Longoria homered twice. Matt Moore pitched impressively into the seventh inning. From Desmond Jennings to Yunel Escobar, there were contributions throughout the Tampa Bay lineup.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Middletown Times Herald-Record

  3. Longoria homers twice, Rays beat Yankees 8-3

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Evan Longoria homered twice. Matt Moore pitched impressively into the seventh inning. From Desmond Jennings to Yunel Escobar, there were contributions throughout the Tampa Bay lineup.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "Both as a public intellectual and as a diplomat, Mary Ann Glendon has impressively served our Church and our country," said the Rev. John Jenkins, the university president. "She is an articulate and compelling expositor of Catholic social...
    on Mar 21, 2009 By: John Jenkins Source: ABC News

  2. "Tsotsobe performed very impressively from limited opportunities in Australia and he gives us extra bowling variety and depth," said Procter. "We are monitoring Mark Boucher's recovery from injury and we are confident that he will be fit to...
    on Feb 11, 2009 By: Mike Procter Source: CricInfo.com

  3. "Today, I think the thing that struck me most impressively was the fact that he maintained his velocity from start to finish, and actually threw some of his best fastballs in the eighth and ninth innings," manager Clint Hurdle said. "His...
    on Aug 28, 2007 By: Clint Hurdle Source: USA Today

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