Meaning : The act of coercing someone into government service.
Synonyms : impressment
Meaning : Impress positively.
The young chess player impressed her audience.
Meaning : Mark or stamp with or as if with pressure.
To make a batik, you impress a design with wax.
Synonyms : imprint
Meaning : Reproduce by printing.
Synonyms : print
Meaning : Take (someone) against his will for compulsory service, especially on board a ship.
The men were shanghaied after being drugged.
Synonyms : shanghai
Meaning : Dye (fabric) before it is spun.
Synonyms : yarn-dye