Temerarious Tem`er*a"ri*ous, a. [L. temerarius. See {Temerity}.] Unreasonably adventurous; despising danger; rash; headstrong; audacious; reckless; heedless. -- {Tem`er*a"ri*ous*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

I spake against temerarious judgment. --Latimer. [1913 Webster]

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