[ hair-uhm-skair-uhm, har-uhm-skar-uhm ]
Synonyms for harum scarum
- gone off half-cocked
- jump the gun
- off the hip
- off the top of head
- without warning
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HARUM SCARUM
He was a bold, harum scarum fellow, as liable to pull the beard of a king, as to kick a pauper.
You can make a very good shot now and then, but you are too harum scarum and slap dash altogether.