Synonyms for (noun) tearaway

Synonyms: tearaway

Definition: a reckless and impetuous person

Similar words: daredevil, harum-scarum, hothead, swashbuckler, lunatic, madcap

Definition: a reckless impetuous irresponsible person

Synonyms for (adjective) tearaway

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