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impulse buy

noun [C]
 
 
( also impulse purchase)
something that you buy without having planned it, and without thinking carefully: I hadn't intended to get another pair of shoes - it was an impulse buy.
impulse buyer noun [C] ( also impulse purchaser) impulse buying noun [U] ( also impulse purchasing)
Translations of “impulse buy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 衝動購買的東西,即興購買的東西…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冲动购买的东西,即兴购买的东西…
(Definition of impulse buy from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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