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Etymology[]

From Latin impulsus.

Pronunciation[]

Noun[]

Singular
Impulse

Plural
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Impulse ({{{1}}})

  1. A thrust; a push; a sudden force that impels.
  2. A wish or urge, particularly a sudden one.
    The impulse to learn drove me to study night and day.
    When I saw the new dictionary, I couldn't resist the impulse to browse through it.
  3. Template:Physics The integral of force over time.
    The total impulse from the impact will depend on the kinetic energy of the bullet.

Derived terms[]

  • impulse buy
  • nerve impulse
  • on impulse

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Italian[]

Verb[]

impulse

  1. Third-person singular past historic of impellere.

Spanish[]

Verb[]

Impulse (infinitive impulsar)

  1. first-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of impulsar.
  2. formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of impulsar.
  3. third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of impulsar.

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