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Plan vs. Impression

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  • Plan (noun)

    A drawing showing technical details of a building, machine, etc., with unwanted details omitted, and often using symbols rather than detailed drawing to represent doors, valves, etc.

    "The plans for many important buildings were once publicly available."

  • Plan (noun)

    A set of intended actions, usually mutually related, through which one expects to achieve a goal.

    "He didn't really have a plan; he had a goal and a habit of control."

  • Plan (noun)

    A two-dimensional drawing of a building as seen from above with obscuring or irrelevant details such as roof removed, or of a floor of a building, revealing the internal layout; as distinct from the elevation.

    "Seen in plan, the building had numerous passageways not apparent to visitors."

  • Plan (noun)

    A method; a way of procedure; a custom.

  • Plan (noun)

    A subscription to a service; e.g., a phone plan, an Internet plan.

  • Plan (verb)

    To design (a building, machine, etc.).

    "The architect planned the building for the client."

  • Plan (verb)

    To create a plan for.

    "They jointly planned the project in phases, with good detail for the first month."

  • Plan (verb)

    To intend.

    "He planned to go, but work intervened."

  • Plan (verb)

    See plan on.

    "I was planning on going, but something came up."

  • Plan (verb)

    To make a plan.

    "They planned for the worst, bringing lots of emergency supplies."

  • Impression (noun)

    The indentation or depression made by the pressure of one object on or into another.

    "His head made an impression on the pillow."

  • Impression (noun)

    The overall effect of something, e.g., on a person.

    "What is your impression of Beatles' music?"

  • Impression (noun)

    A vague recalling of an event, a belief.

    "I have the impression that he's already left for Paris."

  • Impression (noun)

    An impersonation, an imitation of the mannerisms of another individual.

  • Impression (noun)

    An outward appearance.

  • Impression (noun)

    An online advertising performance metric representing an instance where an ad. is shown once.

  • Impression (noun)

    The first coat of colour, such as the priming in house-painting etc.

  • Impression (noun)

    A print on paper from a wood block, metal plate, etc.

  • Impression (noun)

    The vivid perception of something as it is experienced, in contrast to ideas or thoughts drawn from memory or the imagination.

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Plan (noun)

    A draught or form; properly, a representation drawn on a plane, as a map or a chart; especially, a top view, as of a machine, or the representation or delineation of a horizontal section of anything, as of a building; a graphic representation; a diagram.

  • Plan (noun)

    A scheme devised; a method of action or procedure expressed or described in language; a project; as, the plan of a constitution; the plan of an expedition.

  • Plan (noun)

    A method; a way of procedure; a custom.

  • Plan

    To form a delineation of; to draught; to represent, as by a diagram.

  • Plan

    To scheme; to devise; to contrive; to form in design; as, to plan the conquest of a country.

  • Impression (noun)

    The act of impressing, or the state of being impressed; the communication of a stamp, mold, style, or character, by external force or by influence.

  • Impression (noun)

    That which is impressed; stamp; mark; indentation; sensible result of an influence exerted from without.

  • Impression (noun)

    That which impresses, or exercises an effect, action, or agency; appearance; phenomenon.

  • Impression (noun)

    Influence or effect on the senses or the intellect hence, interest, concern.

  • Impression (noun)

    An indistinct notion, remembrance, or belief.

  • Impression (noun)

    Impressiveness; emphasis of delivery.

  • Impression (noun)

    The pressure of the type on the paper, or the result of such pressure, as regards its appearance; as, a heavy impression; a clear, or a poor, impression; also, a single copy as the result of printing, or the whole edition printed at a given time; as, a copy from the fifth impression.

  • Impression (noun)

    In painting, the first coat of color, as the priming in house painting and the like.

  • Impression (noun)

    A print on paper from a wood block, metal plate, or the like.

Webster Dictionary
  • Plan (noun)

    a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished;

    "they drew up a six-step plan"

    "they discussed plans for a new bond issue"

  • Plan (noun)

    an arrangement scheme;

    "the awkward design of the keyboard made operation difficult"

    "it was an excellent design for living"

    "a plan for seating guests"

  • Plan (noun)

    scale drawing of a structure;

    "the plans for City Hall were on file"

  • Plan (verb)

    have the will and intention to carry out some action;

    "He plans to be in graduate school next year"

    "The rebels had planned turmoil and confusion"

  • Plan (verb)

    make plans for something;

    "He is planning a trip with his family"

  • Plan (verb)

    make or work out a plan for; devise;

    "They contrived to murder their boss"

    "design a new sales strategy"

    "plan an attack"

  • Plan (verb)

    make a design of; plan out in systematic, often graphic form;

    "design a better mousetrap"

    "plan the new wing of the museum"

  • Impression (noun)

    a vague idea in which some confidence is placed;

    "his impression of her was favorable"

    "what are your feelings about the crisis?"

    "it strengthened my belief in his sincerity"

    "I had a feeling that she was lying"

  • Impression (noun)

    an outward appearance;

    "he made a good impression"

    "I wanted to create an impression of success"

    "she retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting"

  • Impression (noun)

    a clear and telling mental image;

    "he described his mental picture of his assailant"

    "he had no clear picture of himself or his world"

    "the events left a permanent impression in his mind"

  • Impression (noun)

    a concavity in a surface produced by pressing;

    "he left the impression of his fingers in the soft mud"

  • Impression (noun)

    a symbol that is the result of printing;

    "he put his stamp on the envelope"

  • Impression (noun)

    all the copies of a work printed at one time;

    "they ran off an initial printing of 2000 copies"

  • Impression (noun)

    (dentistry) an imprint of the teeth and gums in wax or plaster;

    "the dentist took an impression for use in preparing an inlay"

  • Impression (noun)

    an impressionistic portrayal of a person;

    "he did a funny impression of a politician"

  • Impression (noun)

    the act of pressing one thing on or into the surface of another;

    "he watched the impression of the seal on the hot wax"

Princeton's WordNet

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