Translation of impression in Italian:
- 1 (idea) to give the impression of doingdare l'impressione di fareshe had the impression that she knew him, he knew heraveva l'impressione di conoscerlo, che lui la conoscesseto get the (distinct) impression that …avere la netta impressione che …to be under the impression that …
- 2 (impact) to make a good, bad impressionfare una buona, cattiva impressione (on su)to make (quite) an impressionfare impressione o fare effettoit left a deep impression on him what kind of impression did they make?che impressione hanno fatto?
- 3 (perception) to have the impression of doing to give o create an impression of somethingdare l'impressione di qualcosaan artist's impression of the buildingla visione dell'edificio da parte di un artistawhat's your impression of the new boss?che impressione ti ha fatto il nuovo capo?first impressions countè la prima impressione che conta
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