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Definitionaction without forethought; or such a tendency
- It was so nice to know that she looked pretty and provocative, and she impulsively bent forward and kissed her reflection in the mirror and then laughed at her own foolishness.4.34 (4% in)
- It'll be dark before you get home and there's a new colony of darkies living in tents and shanties near the next spring, mean niggers I've been told, and I see no reason why you should give the impulsive Ku Klux a cause for putting on their nightshirts and riding abroad this evening.4.38 (82% in)
- In an impulsive rush of feeling, she said: "Scarlett's lucky to have a husband who's so nice to her!"5.57 (34% in)
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