There are 2 translations of impress in Spanish:

impress1

Pronunciation: /ɪmˈpres/

vt

  • 1 (make impression on) to impress sb favorably/unfavorably causarle (una) buena/mala impresión a algn we were impressed by your work tu trabajo nos causó muy buena impresión he only did it to impress her lo hizo solo para impactarla or para dejarla admirada my excuse did not impress them mi excusa no los convenció
  • 2 (emphasize) to impress sth on oupon sb recalcarle* algo a algn they impressed upon us that it could be dangerous nos recalcaron (el hecho de) que podía ser peligroso my father impressed upon me the importance of work mi padre me inculcó la importancia del trabajo

vi

  • impresionar , impactar he does it to impress lo hace para impresionar or impactar as an actress she fails to impress como actriz no llama la atención

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There are 2 translations of impress in Spanish:

impress2

Pronunciation: /ˈɪmpres/

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The name of the autonomous governments of Catalonia and Valencia is generalitat. A great deal of power has now been transferred to them from central government. The medieval term generalitat was revived in 1932, when Catalonia voted for its own devolved government. After the Civil War, it was abolished by Franco but was restored in 1978, with the establishment of comunidades autónomascomunidad autónoma. The Valencian Generalitat is keen to preserve the traditions of the region from Catalan influence.