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headlongadjective, adverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˈhedˈlɔŋ/
very ​quick or ​quickly without ​considering what you are doing: When you ​break up with someone, the ​temptation is to ​rush headlong into a new ​relationship. Headlong also ​meansmovingforward with ​yourhead first: a headlong ​plunge into the ​lake
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headlongadverb, adjective

uk   /ˈhed.lɒŋ/  us   /-lɑːŋ/
[before noun] with ​greatspeed or without ​thinking: The ​carskidded and plunged headlong over the ​cliff. In the headlong rush to ​buyhouses, many ​people got into ​debt. US →  head-first
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