Usage examples for impetuous

  1. By the side of this dignified, but impetuous and warm- hearted man they appeared like the old, rigid idols of his ancestors in comparison with the freely- wrought works of Greek art. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. There was something in the manner both of the dog and its mistress that seemed to show impetuous escape- and relief. – The Testing of Diana Mallory by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. Then burst forth with words, low spoken and impetuous which Rollo did not hear. – The Gold of Chickaree by Susan Warner