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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hot-headed  \Hot"-head`ed\,  a. 
  Fiery;  violent;  rash;  hasty;  impetuous;  vehement.  --Macaulay. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hotheaded 
  adj  1:  quickly  aroused  to  anger;  "a  hotheaded  commander"  [syn:  {choleric}, 
  {irascible},  {hot-tempered},  {quick-tempered},  {short}, 
  {short-tempered}] 
  2:  characterized  by  undue  haste  and  lack  of  thought  or 
  deliberation;  "a  hotheaded  decision";  "liable  to  such 
  impulsive  acts  as  hugging  strangers";  "an  impetuous 
  display  of  spending  and  gambling";  "madcap  escapades"; 
  (`brainish'  is  archaic)  [syn:  {impulsive},  {impetuous},  {madcap}, 
  {tearaway(a)},  {brainish}] 




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