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British English: /ɪmˈprɛʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ɪmˈprɛʃən/

Translation of impression in French:


  • 2 (impact) to make a good/bad impression
    faire bonne/mauvaise impression (on sur)
    to make (quite) an impression
    faire impression or de l'effet
    it left a deep impression on him
    cela l'a profondément marqué
    what kind of impression did they make?
    quelle impression ont-ils faite?
  • 3 (perception) to have the impression of doing to give ou create an impression of something
    faire l'effet de quelque chose
    an artist's impression of the building
    le bâtiment vu par un artiste
    what's your impression of the new boss?
    quelle est ton impression sur le nouveau patron?
    first impressions count
    les premières impressions sont souvent les meilleures
  • 4 (imitation) to do impressions (of famous people)
    faire des imitations (de personnes célèbres)
    she does a good impression of Valerie
    elle imite bien Valérie
  • 5 (imprint)
    (of weight, foot, hand) impression (f)
    (from teeth) marque (f)
    (of hoof) empreinte (f)
    to leave an impression on
    laisser une trace sur (surface, sand, wax)
    to take an impression of
    faire une empreinte de (key, fossil)
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