Translation of "impetuous" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective uk /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.əs/ us /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.əs/

likely to do something suddenly, without considering the results of your actions

He's so impetuous - why can't he think things over before he rushes into them? 他太衝動了——為甚麼他急著做事前不能仔細考慮一下呢?

said or done suddenly, without considering the likely results

The governor may now be regretting her impetuous promise to reduce unemployment by half. 首相現在可能後悔她輕率地承諾要將失業人數減少一半。
impetuously adverb uk /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.ə us /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.ə
impetuousness noun [ U ] uk /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.əs.nəs/ us /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.əs.nəs/ formal also impetuosity,

(Translation of “impetuous” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)