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[im 'pre siv] = /ɪmˈpresɪv/
  1. If something is impressive, it is so good that people are surprised.
    Every girl loves Dexter because of his impressive knowledge of mathematics.
    When I met him two years ago his English was very bad. I talked to him today and I must say that his English is impressive now.
    The picture quality of the new TV is impressive.
    Our old English teacher was bad. The new teacher’s English is so impressive that we thought he was American.