Impression vs Impressible - What's the difference?

impression | impressible |


As a noun impression

is the indentation or depression made by the pressure of one object on or into another.

As an adjective impressible is

capable of being impressed; susceptible of receiving impression.

impression

Noun

(en noun)
  • The indentation or depression made by the pressure of one object on or into another.
  • The overall effect of something, e.g., on a person.
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  • A vague recalling of an event, a belief.
  • An impersonation, an imitation of the mannerisms of another individual.
  • An outward appearance.
  • (advertising) An online advertising performance metric representing an instance where an ad. is shown once.
  • (painting) The first coat of colour, such as the priming in house-painting etc.
  • (engraving) A print on paper from a wood block, metal plate, etc.
  • Anagrams

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    impressible

    English

    Adjective

    (head)
  • Capable of being impressed; susceptible of receiving impression.
  • Anagrams

    * permissible

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