how to pronounce impressed


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The above transcription of impressed is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

impressed is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of impressed in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… but i'm just so impressed and our staff …”

meanings of impressed


  1. Compelled to serve in a military force.
  2. Confiscated by force or authority.
  3. Strongly affected, especially favourably.
  4. Stamped, under pressure.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of impress.

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