impétueux

See also: impetueux

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

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AdjectiveEdit

impétueux (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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