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  • adj. strongly affected, especially favourably
  • adj. stamped, under pressure
  • adj. compelled to serve in a military force
  • adj. confiscated by force or authority
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of impress.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. having the conscious mind deeply or markedly affected or influenced; -- usually used with by or with.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In zoology and botany: Lower than the general surface, and appearing as if stamped into it: as, an impressed line or dot.
  • Having one or more impressions.
  • In electricity, supplied to a circuit by some outside source: for example, the impressed electromotive force of a circuit is the electromotive force supplied to it by a generator.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. deeply or markedly affected or influenced

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