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What is another word for headlong?

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Adjective
Acting or done with excessive or chaotic speed
“Three space cadets raced down the stairs and along the platform in a headlong dash for the train.”
Adjective
Acting or done impulsively or without care, thought or planning
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“She made a headlong decision to tell him the truth.”
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Done or occurring quickly or promptly
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Moving or proceeding with significant speed
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Onward so as to move ahead or to make progress
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Marked by strong and intense feelings or emotions
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Adverb
With the head first or down
“The moth folded its wings and plunged headlong into the sacred fire, becoming one color and one substance with the flame.”
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Hastily, without much care or thought
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“The last thing Ian wanted to do was to rush headlong into a decision without considering the ramifications.”
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In a prompt or instant manner
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“The tension between this revolutionary program and Werfel's orthodox resistance to external political engagement moved headlong into crisis.”
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With the head first or foremost
Adverb
In an exact or precise way, especially with regards to a point or location
Adverb
In a bold or daring manner
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Prepositional phrase
Less common form of hell-for-leather
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