Definition of “impetuous” - English Dictionary

“impetuous” in British English

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impetuousadjective

uk /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.əs/ us /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.əs/
impetuously
adverb uk /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.əs.li/ us /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.əs.li/
impetuousness
noun [ U ] uk /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.əs.nəs/ us /ɪmˈpetʃ.u.əs.nəs/ formal also impetuosity,

(Definition of “impetuous” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“impetuous” in American English

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impetuousadjective

us /ɪmˈpetʃ·u·əs/

acting or done suddenly without much thought:

Then, impetuous as I was, I bought a new car before I even got a job.

(Definition of “impetuous” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)