Definition of “impulsive” - English Dictionary

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

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us /ɪmˈpʌl·sɪv/

acting or done suddenly without any planning or consideration of the results:

She’s an impulsive shopper and often buys things she doesn’t need.
adverb us /ɪmˈpʌl·sɪv·li/

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Although we have to look into what can be done about this, the subject is a complex one and does not lend itself to impulsive action.