impétueux

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French impetueus, from Late Latin impetuōsus ‎(violent), from Latin impetus ‎(violence).

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impétueux m (feminine singular impétueuse, masculine plural impétueux, feminine plural impétueuses)

  1. forceful, violent, strong
    un vent impétueux - a violent wind
  2. impetuous (impatient)

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