Usage examples for Impressing

  1. That there might certainly be no danger of this kind she was continually impressing on her friend the expediency of marriage,- if only he could find some one good enough to marry. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  2. For, strange to say, the power Mr. Bartlett possessed of impressing Europe with his integrity and professional ability had extended itself to Gwen, a perfect stranger, during that short visit to the Court, and she was mysteriously ready to vouch for his sobriety and good faith. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  3. So Denry did not care to lose an opportunity of impressing Councillor Cotterill. – The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns by Arnold Bennett
  4. Morally, it is through impressing himself on his surroundings, that the child reaches the human attributes of self- consciousness and self- control. – The Child Under Eight by E.R. Murray and Henrietta Brown Smith
  5. Many ladies have much trouble in impressing upon their men- servants the necessity for personal neatness. – Manners and Social Usages by Mrs. John M. E. W. Sherwood