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impetuous

adjective
 
 
/ɪmˈpet.ju.əs/
likely to act on a sudden idea or wish, without considering the results of your actions
冲动的,鲁莽的
He's so impetuous - why can't he think things over before he rushes into them?
他太冲动了——为什么他急着做事前不能仔细考虑一下呢?
Doing things without fear or proper thought
An impetuous word or action is said or done suddenly, without considering the likely results
轻率的,草率的
The Prime Minister may now be regretting her impetuous promise to reduce unemployment by half.
首相现在可能后悔她轻率地许诺要将失业人数减少一半。
Doing things without fear or proper thought
impetuously
 
 
/ɪmˈpet.ju.ə.sli/ adverb
Doing things without fear or proper thought
impetuousness
 
 
/ɪmˈpet.ju.ə.snəs/ noun [U] ( formal also impetuosity)
(Definition of impetuous from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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