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Adjective
Acting or done with excessive, sudden or chaotic speed
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“A headlong rush for the exit.”
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Done or occurring quickly or promptly
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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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Self-assertive in a rude, noisy, or overbearing way
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So steep as to be almost vertical
Adverb
With the head first or down
“As a sailor I can assure him I have no love of speedboats and have cursed them as loud as anybody in years gone by when their wash has hurled me headlong from my windsurfer.”
Adverb
With great haste and without much thought
“Britain and France followed suit, granting their colonies independence in a headlong dash.”
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In a prompt manner
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With the head foremost
“She missed her footing and fell headlong down the stairs.”
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In disorderly haste or confusion
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With the head first or foremost
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In an exact or precise way, especially with regards to a point or location
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Adverb
In a bold or daring manner
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Prepositional phrase
Less common form of hell-for-leather
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