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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of applying force suddenly; A force that moves something along.

Usage examples (35)
  • But the long term impetus is to move the concept forward.
  • If it's the latter, I wonder what the impetus is behind it?
  • Could be a long-term impetus to maintain clean-deskitude . . .
  • Note 70: This impetus is noted in the Irish literature cited above. for more
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