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Definitions of impulsive:
  • adjective:   without forethought
    Example: "Letting him borrow her car was an impulsive act that she immediately regretted"
  • adjective:   proceeding from natural feeling or impulse without external stimulus
    Example: "An impulsive gesture of affection"
  • adjective:   characterized by undue haste and lack of thought or deliberation
    Example: "Liable to such impulsive acts as hugging strangers"
  • adjective:   determined by chance or impulse or whim rather than by necessity or reason
  • adjective:   having the power of driving or impelling
    Example: "An impulsive force"

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