hot-headed

hotheaded

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

Origin:
1635–45; hot + head + -ed3

hotheadedly, adverb
hotheadedness, noun
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hot-headed
 
adj
impetuous, rash, or hot-tempered
 
hot-'headedly
 
adv
 
hot-'headedness
 
n

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