impetuoso
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impetuoso(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (acting quickly and without thought)
a. impetuous
Las personas impetuosas son generalmente impacientes e irreflexivas.Impetuous people are usually impatient and unthinking.
b. impulsive
Paula es muy impetuosa y aceptó la propuesta al momento.Paula is very impulsive and accepted the proposal right away.
2. (tempestuous)
a. violent
Las impetuosas olas rompen contra el muro causando un gran estruendo.The violent waves break against the wall causing a loud crash.
3. (hurried)
a. impetuous
Los actos impetuosos suelen tener consecuencias imprevistas.Impetuous acts usually have unexpected consequences.
b. hasty
El impetuoso ambiente de la oficina hacía que los empleados no trabajaran a gusto.The hasty atmosphere in the office made the employees feel uncomfortable at work.
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impetuoso
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (olas, viento, ataque)
a. violent
2. (persona)
a. impulsive, impetuous
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (general)
a. impulsive person
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impetuoso
adjective
1 [+persona] impetuous; impulsive
2 [+acto] hasty; impetuous
3 [+corriente] rushing; violent
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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