The definition of impressive is something that leaves a feeling of awe or admiration.
A young child who can play a musical instrument very well is an example of impressive.
having or tending to have a strong effect on the mind or emotions; eliciting wonder or admiration
Making a strong positive impression; inspiring admiration or awe: an impressive achievement.
(comparative more impressive, superlative most impressive)
- Making, or tending to make, an impression; having power to impress; adapted to excite attention and feeling, to touch the sensibilities, or affect the conscience; as, an impressive discourse; an impressive scene.
- Capable of being impressed.