Zakir is a fearless and impetuous fighter, a former Guantanamo prisoner who earned a reputation for brutality on the battlefield.
The old Kaiser Franz Joseph, faithful and hardworking, was the obverse of the feckless and impetuous German kaiser.
Referring to his numerous divorces, he writes, "I was young, impetuous, and lonely."
Her words were the result of an impetuous defense of the absent man.
The report of his gun was answered by a roar and an impetuous charge.
Elsewhere than at Coralio one learns of the impetuous career of Isabel Guilbert.
As they made their impetuous charge, he endeavoured to get loose from his master.
A rash, impetuous, passionate man; but a great loss for his party, as a man of mind and mark.
You are so impetuous, Madame, that I always tremble at the fear of displeasing you.
He was just such a man as Trevison—reckless, impulsive, and impetuous—dare-devil who would not tolerate injustice or oppression.
late 14c., "hot-tempered, fierce," from Old French impetuos (13c.) and directly from Late Latin impetuosus "impetuous, violent," from Latin impetus "attack" (see impetus). Related: Impetuously; impetuousness.