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Synonyms for impetus

noun stimulus, force
  • catalyst
  • impulse
  • incentive
  • momentum
  • motivation
  • stimulant
  • energy
  • goad
  • impulsion
  • incitation
  • incitement
  • power
  • pressure
  • push
  • spur
  • urge

Antonyms for impetus

  • block
  • discouragement
  • check
  • hindrance
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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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