Synonyms of impetus in English:

impetus


See definition of impetus

noun

1‘the flywheel lost all its impetus’

SYNONYMS

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’

SYNONYMS

motivation, stimulus, incitement, incentive, inducement, inspiration, encouragement, boost

urging, pressing, goading, spurring, prodding

informal a shot in the arm