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hotheaded

[hot-hed-id] /ˈhɒtˈhɛd ɪd/
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
1635-1645
1635-45; hot + head + -ed3
Related forms
hotheadedly, adverb
hotheadedness, noun
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  • With respect to the element of premeditation, evidence was presented that defendant was hotheaded and had a temper.
  • Add in untrained and inexperienced riders, some of who are hotheaded, and emergency services will be needed and needed in a hurry.

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