Sentence Examples


  • We forbade ourselves to even discuss our impetuous actions for fear of disturbing Howie so all we could do is cross our fingers and pray.
  • Ezekiel's style is generally impetuous and vigorous, somewhat smoother in the consolatory discourses (xxxiv., xxxvi., xxxvii.); he produces a great effect by the cumulation of details, and is a master of invective; he is fond of symbolic pictures, proverbs and allegories; his " visions " are elaborate literary productions, his prophecies show less spontaneity than those of any preceding prophet (he receives his revelations in the form of a book, ii.
  • In the past, impetuous young men would drop out of college and run off to join the army.
  • Tacking and jibbing, we wrestled with opposing winds that drove us from side to side with impetuous fury.
  • I could hardly realize that it was water that I felt rushing and plunging with impetuous fury at my feet.

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