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imprint

im·print

imprint

 
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
pronunciation: Im prInt
definition 1: a mark or figure made by pressing or printing on a surface.
the imprint of my foot in the sand
similar words:
impress, impression, print
definition 2: a publisher's name, usu. on the title page of a book and accompanied by the place of publication.
definition 3: a distinct and lasting impression; impact.
He left his imprint on the history of his time.
similar words:
impression
 
part of speech: transitive verb
pronunciation: ihm prInt [or] Im prInt
inflections: imprinted, imprinting, imprints
definition 1: to press or stamp (a mark), or to make a mark by pressing or stamping on (a surface).
similar words:
impress, seal, stamp, transfer
definition 2: to impress on, or fix firmly in, the mind, memory, or feelings.
similar words:
impress
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