Definitions of Impressing

  1. of Impress

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