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Synonyms and Antonyms of impulse

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impulse

synonym (synonym of impulse)

  • (noun.motive)
    an instinctive motive (noun.motive)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    a sudden desire (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients) (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of applying force suddenly (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    an impelling force or strength (noun.attribute)
     

hypernym (impulse IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients) (noun.event)
    (physics) a movement up and down or back and forth (noun.event)
     
  • a sudden desire (noun.feeling)
    the feeling that accompanies an unsatisfied state (noun.feeling)
     
  • an impelling force or strength (noun.attribute)
    physical energy or intensity (noun.attribute)
     
  • an instinctive motive (noun.motive)
    the psychological feature that arouses an organism to action toward a desired goal; the reason for the action; that which gives purpose and direction more.. (noun.tops)
     
  • the act of applying force suddenly (noun.act)
    the act of applying force to propel something (noun.act)
     
  • the electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber (noun.event)
    a discharge of electricity (noun.event)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF impulse relation)

  • an instinctive motive (noun.motive)
    (psychology) an urge to withdraw or avoid a situation or an object (noun.motive)
     
  • (noun.motive)
    (psychology) an urge to accept or approach a situation or an object (noun.motive)
     
  • (noun.motive)
    (psychoanalysis) an unconscious urge to die (noun.motive)
     
  • (noun.motive)
    very strong or irresistible impulse to travel (noun.motive)
     
  • the electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber (noun.event)
    the local voltage change across the cell wall as a nerve impulse is transmitted (noun.event)
     

derivation (.... is derived from impulse)

  • (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients) (noun.event)
    produce or modulate (as electromagnetic waves) in the form of short bursts or pulses or cause an apparatus to produce pulses (verb.creation)
     
  • a sudden desire (noun.feeling)
    determined by chance or impulse or whim rather than by necessity or reason (adj.all)
     
  • the act of applying force suddenly (noun.act)
    cause to move forward with force (verb.contact)
     

domain category (impulse is domain category of ....)

  • (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients) (noun.event)
    the branch of physics that deals with the emission and effects of electrons and with the use of electronic devices (noun.cognition)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation domain category urge caprice nerve impulse nervous impulse pulsation pulse drive driving force force forcefulness electrical discharge undulation action potential abience adience death instinct itchy feet wanderlust impel propel pulsate capricious impulsive whimsical electronics

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