Definition of Impulsive. Meaning of Impulsive. Synonyms of Impulsive

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Definition of Impulsive

Impulsive
Impulsive Im*pul"sive, a. [Cf. F. impulsif.] 1. Having the power of driving or impelling; giving an impulse; moving; impellent. Poor men! poor papers! We and they Do some impulsive force obey. --Prior. 2. Actuated by impulse or by transient feelings. My heart, impulsive and wayward. --Longfellow. 3. (Mech.) Acting momentarily, or by impulse; not continuous; -- said of forces.
Impulsive
Impulsive Im*pul"sive, n. That which impels or gives an impulse; an impelling agent. --Sir W. Wotton.

Meaning of Impulsive from wikipedia

- In psychology, impulsivity (or impulsiveness) is a tendency to act on a whim, displaying behavior characterized by little or no forethought, reflection...
- Impulse or Impulsive may refer to: Impulse (physics), in mechanics, something that changes the momentum of an object; the integral of a force with respect...
- Inattention, hyperactivity (restlessness in adults), disruptive behavior, and impulsivity are common in ADHD. Academic difficulties are frequent as are problems...
- extreme reactions Splitting ("black-and-white" thinking) Impulsive or reckless behaviors (e.g., impulsive or uncontrollable spending, unsafe ****, substance abuse...
- "Impulsive" is a song recorded by Wilson Phillips, released as the third single from their debut album Wilson Phillips. Written by Clif Magness and Steve...
- Impulsive! is a studio album by Brazilian jazz artist Eliane Elias. The album was recorded with Bob Brookmeyer and The Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra and...
- relationship as "a loving friendship". Once, when Llewellyn left on an impulsive trip to Turkey, Margaret became emotionally distraught and took an overdose...
- disproportionate to the situation at hand (e.g., impulsive screaming triggered by relatively inconsequential events). Impulsive aggression is not premeditated, and...
- pianist; Amy is an artist who longs for elegance and fine society. Jo is impulsive and quick to anger. One of her challenges is trying to control her anger...
- is often apparent, as well as a history of crime, legal problems, or impulsive and aggressive behavior. Antisocial personality disorder is defined in...
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