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The divine discontent of youth, the rebellion aginst the brute force of circumstance, seethed in him headily.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "headstrong, hasty, impetuous," from head (n.) + adj. suffix -y (2). First recorded 1570s in sense of "apt to go to the head."

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