Impulse

I
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Impulse->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ impulse
impulse
impulsion
impetus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ momentum
momentum
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ push
push
pulsion
thrust
shove
jog
jolt
brunt
booming
boost
=>(U.S.)
throw
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ explosion
explosion
&c.(violence) 173
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ propulsion
propulsion
&c. 284
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ percussion
percussion
concussion
collision
occursion|
clash
encounter
cannon
carambole
appulse
shock
crash
bump
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ impact
impact
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ elan
elan
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ charge
charge
&c.(attack) 716
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ beating
beating
&c.(punishment) 972
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ blow
blow
dint
stroke
knock
tap
rap
slap
smack
pat
dab
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ fillip
fillip
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ slam
slam
bang
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ hit
hit
whack
thwack
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ cuff
cuff
&c. 972
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ squash
squash
dowse
swap
whap
punch
thump
pelt
kick
punce|
calcitration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ruade
ruade
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ arietation|
arietation|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ cut
cut
thrust
lunge
yerk|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ carom
carom
carrom
clip
???>*
jab
plug
sidewinder
=>(U.S.)
sidewipe
=>(U.S.)
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ hammer
hammer
sledge hammer
mall
maul
mallet
flail
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ ram
ram
rammer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ battering ram
battering ram
monkey
pile-driving engine
punch
bat
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ cant hook
cant hook
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ cudgel
cudgel
&c.(weapon) 727
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ ax
ax
&c.(sharp) 253
=>(Science of mechanical forces)
GRP: \\ N \\ Science of mechanical forces
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of mechanical forces \\ dynamics
dynamics
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of mechanical forces \\ seismometer
seismometer
accelerometer
earthquake detector
PARAG:Impulse->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ give an impetus
give an impetus
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ impel
impel
push
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ start
start
give a start to
set going
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ drive
drive
urge
boom
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ thrust
thrust
prod
foin
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ cant
cant
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ elbow
elbow
shoulder
jostle
justle
hustle
hurtle
shove
jog
jolt
encounter
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ run against
run against
bump against
butt against
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ knock one's head against
knock one's head against
run one's head against
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ impinge
impinge
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ boost
boost
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bunt
bunt
carom
clip
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ fan
fan
fan out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ jab
jab
plug
???>*
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ strike
strike
knock
hit
tap
rap
slap
flap
dab
pat
thump
beat
blow
bang
slam
dash
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ punch
punch
thwack
whack
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ hit hard
hit hard
strike hard
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ swap
swap
batter
dowse|
baste
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pelt
pelt
patter
buffet
belabor
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ fetch one a blow
fetch one a blow
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ poke at
poke at
pink
lunge
yerk
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ kick
kick
calcitrate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ butt
butt
strike at
&c.(attack) 716
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ whip
whip
???>*
c.
=>(punish)
???>972
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ come into a collision
come into a collision
enter into collision
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ collide
collide
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ foul
foul
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ fall foul of
fall foul of
run foul of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ telescope
telescope
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ throw
throw
&c.(propel) 284
PARAG:Impulse->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ impelling
impelling
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ impulsive
impulsive
impellent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ booming
booming
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dynamic
dynamic
dynamical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ impelled
impelled
&c.->V.
II
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Impulse->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ impulse
impulse
sudden thought
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ impromptu
impromptu
improvisation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inspiration
inspiration
flash
spurt
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ improvisatore
improvisatore
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ creature of impulse
creature of impulse
PARAG:Impulse->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ flash on the mind
flash on the mind
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ say what comes uppermost
say what comes uppermost
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ improvise
improvise
extemporize
PARAG:Impulse->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ extemporaneous
extemporaneous
impulsive
indeliberate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ snap
snap
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ improvised
improvised
improvisate
improvisatory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unpremeditated
unpremeditated
unmeditated
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ improvise
improvise
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unprompted
unprompted
unguided
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ natural
natural
unguarded
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ spontaneous
spontaneous
&c.(voluntary) 600
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ instinctive
instinctive
&c. 601
PARAG:Impulse->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ extempore
extempore
extemporaneously
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ offhand
offhand
impromptu
a limproviste
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ improviso
improviso
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ on the spur of the moment
on the spur of the moment
on the spur of the occasion

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