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Madcap

Synonyms for madcap:

Sense 1

ill-considered, temerarious, unconsidered, brash, precipitant.

Sense 2

headlong, insane, precipitate, foolhardy.

Sense 3

reckless, improvident.

Sense 4

slapdash, hasty.

precipitate

rash.

vixen

shrew.

crazy, impulsive (adjective)

foolhardy, reckless, hotheaded, rash, brash, incautious.

dumb (adjective)

zany.

rash (adjective)

unconsidered, precipitant.

reckless (adjective)

reckless.

zany (adjective)

zany.

Sense 1 (noun)

insane.

frivolous (noun)

rash.

madcap (noun)

daredevil, impetuous, lunatic, hotheaded, incautious, swashbuckler, harum-scarum, hothead, impulsive, tearaway, brainish.

Usage examples for madcap:

  • Thou needest not to blush, young madcap! - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
  • Shall we comply with the wish of our young madcap? - "NAPOLEON AND BLUCHER", L. Muhlbach.
  • Well then, once in my days I'll be a madcap. - "The Man Shakespeare", Frank Harris.

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