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Pronunciation of Impacts: Learn how to pronounce Impacts in English correctly

Learn how to say Impacts correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word impact:

noun
Pronunciation: /ˈɪmpakt/
1the action of one object coming forcibly into contact with another:
there was the sound of a third impact
[mass noun]:
bullets which expand and cause devastating injury on impact
2a marked effect or influence:
our regional measures have had a significant impact on unemployment
verb
Pronunciation: /ɪmˈpakt/
[no object]
1come into forcible contact with another object:
the shell impacted twenty yards away
[with object] chiefly North American come into forcible contact with:
an asteroid impacted the earth some 60 million years ago
[with object] press (something) firmly:
the animals’ feet do not impact and damage the soil as cows’ hooves do
2 (impact on) have a strong effect on someone or something:
high interest rates have impacted on retail spending
[with object]:
the move is not expected to impact the company’s employees
Origin:
early 17th century (as a verb in the sense ‘press closely, fix firmly’): from Latin impact- ‘driven in’, from the verb impingere (see impinge)