imprint

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. impress, stamp, impression; cachet, seal, symbol, device; result, effect. —v. t. impress, stamp, fix; inscribe, seal; make one's mark on. See indication, printing.
II
(Roget's IV) n.
1. [A printed identification]
Syn. publisher's name, banner, trademark, sponsorship, direction, heading, colophon, logo; see also emblem , signature .
2. [An impression]
Syn. dent, indentation, print; see mark 1 .
v.
Syn. print, stamp, designate; see dent , mark 1 , 2 .
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
impression, stamp, signature, trademark, seal.
IV
(Roget's Thesaurus II) I verb To produce a deep impression of: engrave, etch, fix, grave3, impress, inscribe, stamp. See MARKS. II noun The visible effect made on a surface by pressure: impress, impression, indent, indentation, mark, print, stamp. See MARKS.

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  • imprint — im‧print [ˈɪmprɪnt] noun [countable] 1. the names of the publisher and the printer as they appear on a book: • books published under the Books For Young Readers imprint 2. ORGANIZATIONS a publishing company …   Financial and business terms

  • imprint — [im print′; ] for n. [ im′print΄] vt. [ME emprenten < OFr empreinter < empreinte, an imprint < pp. of empreindre < L imprimere < in , on + premere, to PRESS1] 1. to mark by or as by pressing or stamping; impress [to imprint a paper …   English World dictionary

  • Imprint — Im*print , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Imptrinted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Imprinting}.] [OE. emprenten, F. empreint, p. p. of empreindre to imprint, fr. L. imprimere to impres, imprint. See 1st {In }, {Print}, and cf. {Impress}.] 1. To impress; to mark by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Imprint — Im print, n. [Cf. F. empreinte impress, stamp. See {Imprint}, v. t.] Whatever is impressed or imprinted; the impress or mark left by something; specifically, the name of the printer or publisher (usually) with the time and place of issue, in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • imprint — (v.) late 14c., from O.Fr. empreinter, from empreinte, noun use of fem. pp. of eimpreindre to impress, imprint, from V.L. *impremere, from L. imprimere to impress, imprint (see IMPRESS (Cf. impress)). As a noun from mid 15c …   Etymology dictionary

  • imprint — ► VERB 1) (usu. be imprinted) make (a mark) on an object by pressure. 2) make an impression or mark on. 3) (imprint on) (of a young animal) come to recognize (another animal, person, or thing) as a parent. ► NOUN 1) an impressed mark. 2) …   English terms dictionary

  • imprint — [ˈɪmprɪnt] noun [C] I 1) a mark that an object leaves on a surface when it is pressed into it 2) a strong permanent influence on someone or something II verb [T] imprint [ɪmˈprɪnt] 1) to leave a mark on a surface by pressing an object into it 2)… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • imprint — [n] impression; symbol banner, dent, design, effect, emblem, heading, impress, indentation, influence, mark, name, print, sign, signature, stamp, trace, trademark; concepts 284,625 imprint [v] stamp designate, engrave, establish, etch, fix,… …   New thesaurus

  • imprint — index brand, brand (mark), caption, copy, embed, fingerprints, impression, inculcate …   Law dictionary

  • imprint — n print, impression, impress, stamp …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • imprint — is pronounced with the stress on the first syllable as a noun and on the second syllable as a verb …   Modern English usage

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