Thesaurus / impressiveness
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
And to the whole bright spectacle was added the impressiveness of unfaltering rhythm and simultaneousness of movement.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
There was a certain impressiveness about her mode of wearing the same gown which seemed to create an illusion.
THE BUTTERFLY HOUSEMARY E. WILKINS FREEMAN
The "for" is spurious, and though it is not inept the sentence gains greatly in impressiveness by its omission.
The impressiveness of the appeal comes not from fervid vehemence of language, but from the sincerity of his own convictions.
SPEECHES AND LETTERS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, 1832-1865ABRAHAM LINCOLN
The solemn impressiveness of Mr. Rae's manner awakened in Mr. Dunn an awe amounting to dread.
CORPORAL CAMERONRALPH CONNOR
But to me, whether in summer or when snow piles the rim, the Grand Cañon never loses its intense impressiveness.
YOUR NATIONAL PARKSENOS A. MILLS
Mr. Mulberry added his dissuasions with all the impressiveness of his official uniform and the cubic area of its contents.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
For Tom did not stop at threats; his words lost all their impressiveness without the gestures.
THE HERO OF PANAMAF. S. BRERETON
Sleepless nights and restless days wore him out until the funeral, an affair of great pomp and enormous impressiveness.
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
He bade the wanderers farewell and goodspeed with much impressiveness and sent messages of good-will to their parents.
THE BOY SETTLERSNOAH BROOKS
WORDS RELATED TO IMPRESSIVENESS
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