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impulse (n):
the act of applying force suddenly
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the impulse knocked him over
Related Word: impulsion
impulse (n):
an impelling force or strength
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the car's momentum carried it off the road
impulse (n):
the electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber
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they demonstrated the transmission of impulses from the cortex to the hypothalamus
impulse (n):
(electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients)
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the pulsations seemed to be coming from a star
Related Words: pulsationpulsepulsing
impulse (n):
a sudden desire
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he bought it on an impulse
Related Word: caprice
impulse (n):
an instinctive motive
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profound religious impulses
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no pain, no gain

Zahmetsiz ekmek olmaz.
Achievements require some sort of sacrifice.


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