impello

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From in + pellō (push, drive).

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present active impellō, present infinitive impellere, perfect active impulī, supine impulsum

  1. I push, drive or strike against something; assail.
  2. I drive or push forward, set in motion, urge on, impel.
  3. (figuratively) I impel, incite, urge, instigate, stimulate, persuade.
  4. (figuratively) I overthrow, subdue, rout, destroy, vanquish.

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