ímpeto

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin impetus (a rushing upon, an attack, assault, onset), from impeto (I rush upon, attack), from in (upon) + peto (to seek, fall upon).

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Noun[edit]

ímpeto m (plural ímpetos)

  1. impetus (a stimulating factor)
  2. impetus (force that impels)
  3. a sudden, harsh movement

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ímpeto m (uncountable)

  1. Variant form of ímpetu.