the tendency to react quickly and inappropriately to a situation rather than to take the time to consider alternatives and to choose carefully
Reacting to a situation without considering the consequences.
The initiation of sudden activity without thinking.
An inability to think before acting. Often this may cause person to answer inappropriately and be unable to wait to take turns in games.
acting or speaking out without considering the consequences.
rapid reacting to stimuli without considering consequences or reflection.
leaping before looking, speaking before thinking
A tendency to rush into something without thinking first.
Acting or speaking too quickly (upon impulse) without first thinking of the consequences.
Behavior characterized by acting hastily without thinking through the consequences of acts.