The perpetrators were impulsively violent and willing to kill.
Lane then impulsively kisses Joan in her office, a move that she gracefully dismisses without further wounding his pride.
French President Nicolas Sarkozy was attacked for impulsively committing his military to support the uprising.
Cons: Remembering what happened last time you impulsively embarked on a new fitness venture.
At the end of the eighth season, Marshall is offered judgeship and impulsively accepts before talking to Lily.
I impulsively exclaimed, as I suddenly lifted my eyes to his.
impulsively he stretched out his hand to her across the table.
As he entered Fanny ran up to him and kissed him impulsively.
"Corrie, Corrie, I can understand how you began," escaped Gerard impulsively.
impulsively she reached out a strong brown hand and placed it lovingly over the frail one near her.
early 15c., originally in reference to medicine that reduces swelling or humors, from Middle French impulsif or directly from Medieval Latin impulsivus, from Latin impuls-, past participle stem of impellere (see impel). Of persons, "rash, characterized by impulses," from 1847.
impulsive im·pul·sive (ĭm-pŭl'sĭv)
Inclined or tending to act on impulse rather than thought.
Motivated by or resulting from impulse.