Synonyms of impetus in English:


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1‘the flywheel lost all its impetus’

momentum, propulsion, impulsion, impelling force, motive force, driving force, drive, thrust, continuing motion
energy, force, power, push, steam, strength

2‘new products were introduced to give the sales force fresh impetus’

motivation, stimulus, incitement, incentive, inducement, inspiration, encouragement, boost
urging, pressing, goading, spurring, prodding
informal a shot in the arm