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Antonyms

1. impulse-buy

verb. buy on impulse without proper reflection.

Synonyms

  • buy

Antonyms

  • disbelieve
  • sell short

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Words that Rhyme with Irrational Impulse

  • repulse
  • hulse
  • hulce
  • dulce

2. irrational

adjective. ['ˌɪˈræʃənəl'] not consistent with or using reason.

Synonyms

  • reasonless
  • blind
  • unreasoning
  • nonrational
  • incoherent
  • unreasonable
  • illogical
  • unlogical

Antonyms

  • coherent
  • rational
  • logical
  • motivated

Etymology

  • irrationalis (Latin)

3. irrational

noun. ['ˌɪˈræʃənəl'] a real number that cannot be expressed as a rational number.

Synonyms

  • algebraic number
  • real
  • transcendental number
  • irrational number

Antonyms

  • perceptive
  • brighten
  • articulate
  • moderate

Etymology

  • irrationalis (Latin)

4. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] an instinctive motive.

Synonyms

  • Thanatos
  • adience
  • wanderlust
  • need
  • death wish
  • itchy feet
  • abience
  • urge
  • death instinct
  • motive

Antonyms

  • abience
  • decompress
  • weak part
  • strong

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)

5. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] a sudden desire.

Synonyms

  • caprice
  • desire

Antonyms

  • repel
  • abduct
  • refrain

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)

6. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] the electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber.

Synonyms

  • electrical discharge
  • nervous impulse
  • nerve impulse
  • neural impulse

Antonyms

  • let go of
  • straight line
  • fall
  • civilian

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)

7. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] the act of applying force suddenly.

Synonyms

  • thrust
  • impulsion
  • driving force
  • impetus

Antonyms

  • wealth
  • inessential
  • delay
  • discourage

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)

8. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] (electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients).

Synonyms

  • pulse
  • wave
  • pulsation
  • undulation

Antonyms

  • repulsion
  • attraction
  • centrifugal force
  • adduct

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)

9. impulse

noun. ['ˈɪmpəls, ˌɪmˈpʌls'] an impelling force or strength.

Synonyms

  • forcefulness
  • momentum
  • strength

Antonyms

  • walk
  • stay in place
  • pull
  • attract

Etymology

  • impulsus (Latin)
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