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impetuous -- as in: an impetuous decision
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Catch-22
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  • He felt an urgent desire to be alone with her again soon and sprang up impetuously from his table and went running outside and back down the street toward...
  • He sat for a moment with a hangdog look, then spurted to his feet suddenly and stamped away to have another impetuous crack at persuading Doc Daneeka to ground him, knocking over Yossarian’s washstand with his hip when he lurched around and tripping over the fuel line of the stove Orr was still constructing.

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  • She regretted her impetuous promise.
  • We need someone more steady. Like many young people, she is too impetuous.

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