impetuous

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  • He caught her arm as she made an impetuous movement to leave him. Cited from The Lamp in the Desert, by Ethel M. Dell
  • He put something of this into impetuous words as well as he could. Cited from Lady Connie, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • The impetuous young men built a tower that fell down and killed many people.
  • Then again, with her wild, impetuous manner, she led me back to the other room. Cited from The Continental Monthly, Vol. I, Feb, 1862, Number II, by Various
  • But in his impetuous way he goes on into regions far beyond. Cited from Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans/Corinthians, by Alexander Maclaren
  • The rebels at first stood their ground, then gave way before the impetuous charge. Cited from Three Years in the Sixth Corps, by George T. Stevens
  • She gave me her hands with an impetuous little movement. Cited from The Lost Ambassador, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • With an impetuous movement he leaned towards her and caught her hand in his. Cited from The Moon out of Reach, by Margaret Pedler
  • That was the most impetuous speech I ever heard from your lips. Cited from Mrs. Red Pepper, by Grace S. Richmond
  • So impetuous was their dash that it carried them too fast and too far. Cited from Army Boys on the Firing Line, by Homer Randall
  • There is no coming back, young ladies, on the impetuous stream of life. Cited from Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition, by R.L. Stevenson
  • The field was covered with smoke, and the impetuous officer was soon lost to view.
  • He was an impetuous and brave young man who soon showed himself to be an excellent leader.
  • And these impetuous words carried the younger spirits along with them. Cited from In the Wars of the Roses, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • She took two impetuous steps forward, opened her lips -- but again remembered her oath. Cited from Tess of the Storm Country, by Grace Miller White
  • The rebels gave way before this impetuous charge, and several hundred more prisoners were brought in. Cited from Three Years in the Sixth Corps, by George T. Stevens
  • But he was very young; under fifteen, in fact, and very impetuous. Cited from The Loom of Youth, by Alec Waugh
  • Then suddenly he turned to Fisher and laid impetuous hands upon his shoulders. Cited from The Tidal Wave and Other Stories, by Ethel May Dell
  • Something fiery and impetuous seemed to rise up in her, something that wanted to fight. Cited from The Way of Ambition, by Robert Hichens
  • Angry, impetuous words rushed to his lips, and he took a step forward. Cited from Sandy, by Alice Hegan Rice
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