adverb see impulsive

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Impulsively — Im*pul sive*ly, adv. In an impulsive manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • impulsively — (adv.) 1768; see IMPULSIVE (Cf. impulsive) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • impulsively — impulsive ► ADJECTIVE 1) acting or done without forethought. 2) Physics acting as an impulse. DERIVATIVES impulsively adverb impulsiveness noun impulsivity noun …   English terms dictionary

  • impulsively — adverb in an impulsive or impetuous way; without taking cautions he often acts impulsively and later regrets it • Syn: ↑impetuously • Derived from adjective: ↑impulsive, ↑impetuous (for: ↑impetuously) …   Useful english dictionary

  • impulsively — See impulsive. * * * …   Universalium

  • impulsively — adverb In an impulsive manner; with force; by impulse. See Also: impulse, impulsion, impulsive, impulsiveness, impulsor …   Wiktionary

  • impulsively — Synonyms and related words: a corps perdu, abruptly, at half cock, bang, capriciously, chaotically, dash, erratically, every which way, hastily, head over heels, headfirst, headforemost, headlong, heels over head, helter skelter, higgledy… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • impulsively — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. imprudently, hastily, impetuously; see carelessly , foolishly , rashly …   English dictionary for students

  • impulsively — adv. spontaneously; rashly, recklessly; instinctively …   English contemporary dictionary

  • impulsively — im·pul·sive·ly …   English syllables

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