US: /ˌɪmˈpɹɛsɪv/
UK: /ɪmpɹˈɛsɪv/

English Vietnamese dictionary

impressive /im'presiv/
  • tính từ
    • gây ấn tượng sâu sắc, gây xúc động, gợi cảm
    • hùng vĩ, nguy nga, oai vệ, uy nghi
      • an impressive scene: cảnh hùng vĩ

Advanced English dictionary

+ adjective
(of things or people) making you feel admiration, because they are very large, good, skilful, etc: an impressive building with a huge tower + an impressive performance + one of the most impressive novels of recent years + She was very impressive in the interview.
impressively adverb: impressively high + impressively organized + He paused impressively (= to make an impression).

Thesaurus dictionary

evocative, moving, affecting, stimulating, exciting, stirring, powerful, provocative, arousing, awe-inspiring, awesome, imposing, formidable, portentous, redoubtable:
She has many impressive talents.

Collocation dictionary


be, look, seem | become | remain | make sth
The fact that he is so young makes his achievements even more impressive.
| find sth


decidedly, enormously, extremely, highly, hugely, immensely, mightily, most, particularly, really, tremendously, truly, very
The new building looks most impressive.
| far from, hardly, not unduly
He was far from impressive in his semi-final against Federer.
| fairly, pretty, quite, rather | undeniably, undoubtedly | suitably
A large portico provides a suitably impressive entrance to the chapel.
| equally, similarly
The scenery to the north of the lake is equally impressive.
| consistently | technically, visually
The film is technically impressive, but lacks real excitement.

Concise English dictionary

+making a strong or vivid impression
+producing a strong effect