Synonyms for (adjective) hotheaded

Synonyms: impetuous, impulsive, hotheaded, brainish, tearaway, madcap

Definition: characterized by undue haste and lack of thought or deliberation

Usage: a hotheaded decision; liable to such impulsive acts as hugging strangers; an impetuous display of spending and gambling; madcap escapades; (`brainish' is archaic)

Similar words: incautious

Definition: lacking in caution

Usage: an incautious remark; incautious talk


Synonyms: choleric, irascible, short-tempered, quick-tempered, hot-tempered, hotheaded

Definition: quickly aroused to anger

Usage: a hotheaded commander

Similar words: ill-natured

Definition: having an irritable and unpleasant disposition