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

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word impulse:

1a sudden strong and unreflective urge or desire to act:
I had an almost irresistible impulse to giggle
[mass noun] the tendency to act impulsively:
he was a man of impulse, not premeditation
2something that causes something to happen or happen more quickly; an impetus:
an added impulse to this process of renewal
3a pulse of electrical energy; a brief current:
nerve impulses
electrical impulses
4 Physics a force acting briefly on a body and producing a finite change of momentum:
ability to communicate motion by impulse
a change of momentum produced by an impulse, equivalent to the average value of the force multiplied by the time during which it acts.

on impulse (or on an impulse)
suddenly and without forethought; impulsively:
on an impulse he returned to the bar
she acted purely on impulse

early 17th century (as a verb in the sense ‘give an impulse to’): the verb from Latin impuls- ‘driven on’, the noun from impulsus ‘impulsion’, both from the verb impellere (see impel)