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headlongadverb, adjective

uk   /ˈhed.lɒŋ/  us   /-lɑːŋ/
[before noun] with great speed or without thinking: The car skidded and plunged headlong over the cliff. In the headlong rush to buy houses, many people got into debt. US →  head-first
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