Textual thesaurus for "impression"

(noun) effect

an outward appearance

he made a good impression; I wanted to create an impression of success; she retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting

(noun) feeling, opinion, notion, belief

a vague idea in which some confidence is placed

his impression of her was favorable; what are your feelings about the crisis?; it strengthened my belief in his sincerity; I had a feeling that she was lying

(noun) mental picture, picture

a clear and telling mental image

he described his mental picture of his assailant; he had no clear picture of himself or his world; the events left a permanent impression in his mind

(noun) printing

all the copies of a work printed at one time

they ran off an initial printing of 2000 copies

(noun) stamp

a symbol that is the result of printing or engraving

he put his stamp on the envelope

(noun) depression, imprint

a concavity in a surface produced by pressing

he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud