What is another word for headlong?

411 synonyms found


[ h_ˈɛ_d_l_ɒ_ŋ], [ hˈɛdlɒŋ], [ hˈɛdlɒŋ]

Synonyms for Headlong:

eastern poison oak (adjective) rash (adjective) unguarded (adjective) very fast (adjective) eastern poison oak (adverb) fast (adverb) helter-skelter (adverb) pell-mell (adverb) rashly (adverb) headlong (noun) eastern poison oak helter-skelter Other synonyms: rashly reckless unguarded

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Quotes for Headlong:

  1. When one makes a Revolution, one cannot mark time; one must always go forward- or go back. He who now talks about the "freedom of the press" goes backward, and halts our headlong course towards Socialism. Vladimir Lenin.
  2. He came by a leap to the goal of purpose, not by the toilsome steps of reason. On the instant his headlong spirit declared his purpose: this was the one being for him in all the world: at this altar he would light a lamp of devotion, and keep it burning forever. Gilbert Parker.
  3. Sometimes a great wound or concussion of the head, especially which happens by falling headlong from an high place, brings a prejudice and weakness to the animal faculty, dulling the understanding. Thomas Willis.