One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Animated eagerness or friendliness; effusion.‘we are not overawed by the empressement with which they are presented’passion, avidity, fervour, zeal, wholeheartedness, eagerness, vehemence, intensity, fierceness, zest, gusto, energy, animation, fire, fieriness, emotion, emotionalism, feeling, hot-bloodednessView synonyms
From French, from empresser ‘rush eagerly’.
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