Seau certainly had an impact on Barbara Cousins Trageser, an editor with the North County Times newspaper in San Diego County.
Atallah lives three blocks away; his house shook with the impact.
When asked whether or not he thought the fact that Knox was not present for the trial had any impact, he said no.
But the impact of $100 million on the economy is nothing to sneeze at, writes Daniel Gross.
The stimulus was too small and was badly directed and did not have the impact on the economy that we needed it to have.
With the impact, both men went to the floor, grappled, and rolled over and over.
The impact of Westernism upon the Orient is too ubiquitous to be confined to books.
Ross was hurled against the bulkhead by the impact but managed to stay on his feet.
And he slapped her with open palm, so that the impact smacked.
They heard an impact, and a second later the thud of a great body as it met the floor.
c.1600, "press closely into something," from Latin impactus, past participle of impingere "to push into, dash against, thrust at" (see impinge). Originally sense preserved in impacted teeth (1876). Sense of "strike forcefully against something" first recorded 1916. Figurative sense of "have a forceful effect on" is from 1935. Related: Impacting.
1781, "collision," from impact (v.). Figurative sense of "forceful impression" is from 1817 (Coleridge).