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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
衝動的
Don't be so impulsive - think before you act.
不要如此衝動——要三思而後行。
an impulsive man/decision/gesture
衝動的人/決定/舉動
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 Russian импульсивный…
in Turkish atak, fevrî, içinden geldiği gibi davranan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冲动的…
in Polish impulsywny…
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