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impulsive

adjective
 
 
/ɪmˈpʌl.sɪv/
showing behaviour in which you do things suddenly without any planning and without considering the effects they may have
冲动的
Don't be so impulsive - think before you act.
不要如此冲动——要三思而后行。
an impulsive man/decision/gesture
冲动的人/决定/举动
Doing things without fear or proper thought
impulsively
 
 
/ɪmˈpʌl.sɪv.li/ adverb
Doing things without fear or proper thought
Translations of “impulsive”
in Korean 충동적인…
in Arabic طائش, مُنْدَفِع…
in Portuguese impulsivo…
in Catalan impulsiu…
in Japanese 衝動的な…
in Italian impulsivo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衝動的…
in Russian импульсивный…
in Turkish atak, fevrî, içinden geldiği gibi davranan…
in Polish impulsywny…
(Definition of impulsive from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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