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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. impulse: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. impulse: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. impulse: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. impulse: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. impulse: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. impulse: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Impulse, impulse: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. impulse: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. impulse: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. impulse: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. impulse: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. impulse: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. impulse: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. impulse: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. impulse: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. impulse: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Impulse (Buck Hill album), Impulse (DC Comics), Impulse (Erra album), Impulse (German magazine), Impulse (Gould novel), Impulse (Hopkins novel), Impulse (Roller Coaster), Impulse (Steven Gould novel), Impulse (TV series), Impulse (band), Impulse (body mist), Impulse (comics), Impulse (content delivery), Impulse (dinghy), Impulse (physics), Impulse (psychology), Impulse (retailer), Impulse (roller coaster), Impulse (software), Impulse, Impulse: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Impulse: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. impulse: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. impulse: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. impulse: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. impulse: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. impulse: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. impulse: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. impulse: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. impulse: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. impulse: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. impulse: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Impulse (mechanics), Impulse (physics), impulse: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Impulse (mechanics), Impulse (physics), impulse: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. impulse: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Impulse (mechanics), Impulse (physics), impulse: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. IMPULSE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. impulse: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Impulse: Eric Weisstein's World of Physics [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Impulse: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Impulse: Explosives [home, info]
  2. Impulse: National Weather Service Glossary [home, info]
  3. Impulse: Sweetwater Music [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (impulse)

noun:  the act of applying force suddenly ("The impulse knocked him over")
noun:  an impelling force or strength
noun:  the electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber ("They demonstrated the transmission of impulses from the cortex to the hypothalamus")
noun:  a sudden desire ("He bought it on an impulse")
noun:  an instinctive motive ("Profound religious impulses")
noun:  (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients)

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Phrases that include impulse:   irresistible impulse, irrational impulse, infinite impulse response, muscle impulse, on an impulse, more...

Words similar to impulse:   urge, caprice, impetus, impulsed, impulsing, impulsion, momentum, pulsation, pulse, pulsing, vagary, whim, nerve impulse, nisus, more...

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