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Definition of "impacts" []

  • The act of one body, object, etc, striking another; collision (noun)
  • The force with which one thing hits another or with which two objects collide (noun)
  • The impression made by an idea, cultural movement, social group, etc (noun)
  • To drive or press (an object) firmly into (another object, thing, etc) or (of two objects) to be driven or pressed firmly together (verb)
  • To have an impact or strong effect (on) (verb)
  • Plural form of impact. (noun)

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  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of impact. (verb)

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Use "impacts" in a sentence
  • ""Signing your name impacts your subsequent shopping behavior by activating your 'sense of self'," said Keri Kettle, assistant professor of marketing at the University's School of"
  • "If a wider range of risks and impacts is taken into account, the estimates of damage could rise to 20% of GDP or more."
  • "In fact, I think that one could fairly conclude from Lang's work that many anti-poverty policies are "blunt tools," with relatively weak or even uncertain impacts on poverty."