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precipitatelyadverb

uk   /prɪˈsɪp.ɪ.tət.li/  us   /priːˈsɪp.ə.t̬ɪt-/ formal
in a way that is too ​sudden and done without ​thinking: Scientists are ​annoyed that the ​researchprogramme has been ​abandoned so precipitately.
(Definition of precipitately from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “precipitately”
in Chinese (Simplified) 贸然地,轻率地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貿然地,輕率地…
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