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衝動

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Noun

衝動 (hiragana しょうどう, romaji shōdō)

  1. impulse;
  2. impetus;
  3. urge

Phrases

  • impulsively; on the spur of the moment
    しょうどうてきに
    shoudoutekini
  • be driven by an impulse
    しょうどうにかられる
    shoudouni karareru
  • resist [overcome, stifle] an impulse
    しょうどうをおさえる
    shoudou-o osareru
  • impulse buying
    しょうどうがい
    shoudou gai
  • buy a thing on impulse; impulse-buy
    しょうどうがいをする
    shoudou gai-o suru

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