Definition of impressive in English:

impressive

Syllabification: im·pres·sive
Pronunciation: /imˈpresiv
 
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adjective

Evoking admiration through size, quality, or skill: grand, imposing, or awesome: an impressive view of the mountains impressive achievements in science
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  • What makes her achievement all the more impressive is that she is something of a late starter.
  • It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.
  • His achievement is all the more impressive given the in limitations of the chosen media.
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impressively

adverb
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  • All are well written, impressively detailed, and documented with photographic and other evidence.
  • However, the prices were still impressively cheap and the food relatively good.
  • Even more impressively, he got it approximately two hours after I'd posted the puzzle.

impressiveness

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