To see all instances of the word
used in
please enable javascript.

Used in
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • He advised her against it, thought the jar too great; but no, he reasoned and talked in vain, she smiled and said, "I am determined I will:" he put out his hands; she was too precipitate by half a second, she fell on the pavement on the Lower Cobb, and was taken up lifeless!  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
adj as in: a precipitate decision
verb, as in: action will precipitate
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.