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hotheaded

[hot-hed-id]
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adjective
  1. hot or fiery in spirit or temper; impetuous; rash: Hotheaded people shouldn't drive cars.
  2. easily angered; quick to take offense.
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Origin of hotheaded

First recorded in 1635–45; hot + head + -ed3
Related formshot·head·ed·ly, adverbhot·head·ed·ness, noun
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Related Words for hot-headed

boorish, insensitive, rude, antisocial, impolite, indiscreet, reckless, restless, fidgety, demonstrative, impulsive, high-strung, fiery, hysterical, skittish, temperamental, excitable, red-hot, burning, vehement

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British Dictionary definitions for hot-headed

hot-headed

adjective
  1. impetuous, rash, or hot-tempered
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Derived Formshot-headedly, adverbhot-headedness, noun
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