how to pronounce impetuous


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impetuous is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of impetuous in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… utterly impetuous if he needed to …”

meanings of impetuous


  1. Characterized by sudden violence or vehemence.
  2. Making arbitrary decisions, especially in an impulsive and forceful manner.

impetuous frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word impetuous occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics impetuous can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that impetuous can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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