Thesaurus / impulsiveFEEDBACK
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Her team uses computer games like this to measure how cautious or impulsive people are.
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It tries to exert self-control by tamping down the limbic system’s impulsive urges.
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In his childlike, impulsive fashion he had not thought of the future when he adopted Jean.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Eloquent in speech, warm-hearted and impulsive, he found it difficult to resist a joke, even at the expense of his friend.
I made an impulsive forward movement, but Dr. Silence instantly dragged me back.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
This habit is an outcome of our frank, impulsive character; but the Scotch would be slow in appreciating it.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
In their habits they resembled children, being sensitive and impulsive, fond of play, and very quick in their motions.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
She was so far from being so that Mr. Gryce was taken unawares, and for once in his life became impulsive.
THE CIRCULAR STUDYANNA KATHARINE GREEN
She was very fond of the aristocratic, lonely old man with an impulsive kindliness which was deep in her nature.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
He was perhaps a little too thoughtless and impulsive, though generous-hearted enough.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
WORDS RELATED TO IMPULSIVE
- exceeding bounds
- on the rampage
- out of control
- jumping to conclusions
- from left field
- not bargained for
- not in the cards
- out of the blue
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