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precipitate

adjective
 
 
/prɪˈsɪp.ɪ.tət/ US  /priːˈsɪp.ə.t̬ɪt/ ( also precipitous) formal
If an action is precipitate, it is done sooner or faster than expected and without enough thought or preparation
倉促的,貿然的,輕率的
Don't be precipitate - think it through before you make a decision.
別太倉促——做決定前再好好想想。
Doing things without fear or proper thoughtHurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
Translations of “precipitate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 仓促的,贸然的,轻率的…
(Definition of precipitate adjective from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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