Weegy: Impressment, colloquially, "the Press", refers to the act of taking men into a navy by force and without notice. [ It was used by the Royal Navy, beginning in 1664 and during the 18th and early 19th centuries, in wartime, as a means of crewing warships, although legal sanction for the practice goes back to the time of Edward I of England. ] User: What does the term ”impressment” mean?
A) imprisioning traders
B) forcing ... (More)