GRE Word List

IMPETUOUS

violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision

Essential English Words with Meanin...
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The meaning of the word impetuous is violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision.

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