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verb [transitive] imprint pronunciation in British English /ɪmˈprɪnt/ 
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present tense
present participleimprinting
past tenseimprinted
past participleimprinted

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    to make something have a strong and permanent influence on someone or something

    Dave had tried to imprint his personality on the office.

    be imprinted on your mind/memory/brain:

    It was an extraordinary sight that will remain imprinted on my memory.


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