Translation of "impetuous" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /ɪmˈpet.ju.əs/

likely to act on a sudden idea or wish, 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?

An impetuous word or action is said or done suddenly, without considering the likely results

The Prime Minister 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 uk us /ɪmˈpet.ju.ə.sli/ adverb
impetuousness uk us /ɪmˈpet.ju.ə.snəs/ noun [ U ] (formal also impetuosity)

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