A mark or impression made in or on a surface by pressure: the print of footsteps in the sand. See Synonyms at impression. A device or implement, such as a stamp, die, or seal, used to press markings onto or into a surface. Something formed or marked by such a device. Lettering or other impressions produced in ink as from type by a printing press or from digital fonts by an electronic printer. Matter so produced; printed material. Printed state or form. A printed publication, such as a magazine or newspaper. Printed matter. A design or picture transferred from an engraved plate, wood block, lithographic stone, or other medium. A photographic image transferred to paper or a similar surface, usually from a negative. A copy of a film or movie made from a negative. A fabric or garment with a dyed pattern that has been pressed onto it, usually by engraved rollers. The pattern itself. To press (a mark or design, for example) onto or into a surface. To make an impression on or in (a surface) with a device such as a stamp, seal, or die. To press (a stamp or similar device) onto or into a surface to leave a marking. To produce by means of pressed type, an electronic printer, or similar means, on a paper surface. To offer in printed form; publish. To write (something) in characters similar to those commonly used in print. To impress firmly in the mind or memory. To produce a photographic image from (a negative, for example) by passing light through film onto a photosensitive surface, especially sensitized paper. To work as a printer. To produce printed material. To produce something in printed form by means of a printing press or other reproduction process. To write characters similar to those commonly used in print.