[im-prahy-mis, -pree-] /ɪmˈpraɪ mɪs, -ˈpri-/
in the first place.
(archaic) in the first place
[noun im-print; verb im-print] /noun ˈɪm prɪnt; verb ɪmˈprɪnt/ noun 1. a mark made by pressure; a mark or figure impressed or printed on something. 2. any impression or impressed effect: He left the imprint of his thought on all succeeding scholars. 3. Bibliography. 4. any marketing name used by a company or organization for […]
[im-prin-ter] /ɪmˈprɪn tər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. a machine or device that something onto another surface: an imprinter for writing the amounts on payroll checks.
[im-priz-uh n] /ɪmˈprɪz ən/ verb (used with object) 1. to confine in or as if in a prison. /ɪmˈprɪzən/ verb 1. (transitive) to confine in or as if in prison v. c.1300, from Old French emprisoner (12c.), from em- “in” (see in- (2)) + prison (see prison). Related: Imprisoned; imprisoning.
[im-prin-ting] /ɪmˈprɪn tɪŋ/ noun, Animal Behavior, Psychology. 1. rapid learning that occurs during a brief receptive period, typically soon after birth or hatching, and establishes a long-lasting behavioral response to a specific individual or object, as attachment to parent, offspring, or site. [noun im-print; verb im-print] /noun ˈɪm prɪnt; verb ɪmˈprɪnt/ noun 1. a mark […]