Definition of Impetuousness. Meaning of Impetuousness. Synonyms of Impetuousness

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Definition of Impetuousness

Impetuousness
Impetuous Im*pet"u*ous, a. [F. impetueux, L. impetuosus. See Impetus.] 1. Rushing with force and violence; moving with impetus; furious; forcible; violent; as, an impetuous wind; an impetuous torrent. Went pouring forward with impetuous speed. --Byron. 2. Vehement in feeling; hasty; passionate; violent; as, a man of impetuous temper. The people, on their holidays, Impetuous, insolent, unquenchable. --Milton. Syn: Forcible; rapid; hasty; precipitate; furious; boisterous; violent; raging; fierce; passionate. -- Im*pet"u*ous*ly, adv. -- Im*pet"u*ous*ness, n.

Meaning of Impetuousness from wikipedia

- uss impetuous (pyc-46) was private yacht that served as a patrol boat of the united states navy in both world war i and world war ii under different names
- impetuous may refer to: impetuous theater group, a theatre company uss impetuous (pyc-46), a united states navy patrol boat
- newsday wrote 'what he has achieved [in the estate] is a sense of impetuousness, the fury, the bursting energy in the hearts of these jews. . . . tragedy
- character trait of being steadfast. antonyms include hastiness and impetuousness. see also: dela**** gratification, reward dependence, and reward system
- strike cao cao's forces at boma and yanjing (延津) based on the general's impetuousness. yuan shao ignored the advisor, resulting in a major defeat, in which
- generals decided to take advantage of their troops' high morale and impetuousness to attack, despite their orders. a picked detachment of 600 men from
- had definite orders to stay in port and wait for his allies, but his impetuousness overcame his initial reluctance and after lauria's galleys approached
- cir****stances of mackintosh's death have led commentators to emphasise his impetuousness and incompetence. this generally negative view of him was not, however