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impact

Translation of impact in French:

noun

British English: /ˈɪmpakt/
American English: /ˈɪmˌpækt/
  • 1 (effect) to have ou make an impact on somebody/something
    avoir un impact sur quelqu'un/quelque chose
  • 2 (violent contact) (of explosion, hammer, vehicle)
    (of bomb, bullet) against contre on sur
    on impact
    au moment de l'impact

transitive verb

British English: /ɪmˈpakt/
American English: /ɪmˈpækt/
  • 1 (affect)
    avoir un impact sur

intransitive verb

British English: /ɪmˈpakt/
American English: /ɪmˈpækt/
  • avoir un impact
    on sur

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