Đồng nghĩa của impulsive

Alternative for impulsive

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Acting or done without forethought, or having the tendency to do so
spontaneous precipitate hasty headlong impetuous rash unpremeditated capricious extemporaneous hurried impromptu instinctive snap incautious intuitive involuntary uninhibited unplanned whimsical adventurous daredevil emotional foolhardy freakish injudicious reckless sudden thoughtless unconsidered unprompted unrepressed unthinking abandoned abrupt daring imprudent irresponsible madcap offhand quick unguarded unpredictable unwary automatic brash careless hectic passionate perfunctory speedy superficial swift unexpected unmeditated wild hot-headed spur-of-the-moment ill-considered ad-lib devil-may-care ill-thought-out jumping the gun winging it heedless overhasty ill-advised temerarious precipitous harum-scarum foolish hare-brained indiscreet unwise hotheaded negligent inconsiderate improvident rushed irrational knee-jerk harebrained unconscious audacious premature mindless ill-judged inadvertent helter-skelter precipitant unprepared extempore off-the-cuff reflex unintentional casual silly ad hoc hell-for-leather misguided kamikaze cursory gadarene flying improvised improvisational slapdash unrehearsed drive-by pell-mell extemporary offhanded senseless unthought-out unwitting unintended venturesome venturous overbold unheeding stupid mechanical headstrong unstudied bold unforeseen carefree flighty reflexive ill-conceived short-sighted scatterbrained overconfident unanticipated furious uncontrolled down and dirty improvisatory impolitic over-adventurous indelicate death-or-glory giddy breakneck immature instinctual jumping to conclusions tearaway regardless rushing on-the-spot unconditioned crackbrained unrestrained half-baked frivolous from the hip without warning witless natural brainless out of the blue previous immediate haphazard illogical tactless habitual insouciant unarranged reactive fiery frenzied insuppressible determined unscripted undiplomatic inattentive inadvisable unreasoned unsafe over-venturesome unreasoning inexpedient instantaneous graceless undesigned unforced ad lib uncareful futile birdbrained ad libitum unlooked-for unmindful off the cuff not bargained for remiss without notice playing with fire crazy unintelligent idiotic impractical crackpot neglectful nonsensical imbecilic unbridled scatty erratic violent cavalier clueless moronic rapid robotic mechanic ill-timed instant untimely inept gut unwilled unbidden wanton desperate flippant damfool intemperate subitaneous dippy blind immoderate unpracticed dotty free adventuresome unannounced easy-going unscheduled random featherbrained makeshift light-minded bull-in-a-china-shop fast and loose unreasonable lamebrained unsound idiotical simpleminded meaningless pointless not thought through lamebrain nonrational not planned fruitless out of control dim-witted half-witted free and easy not in the cards not rehearsed off the top of one's head spur of the moment feather-brained uncircumspect subconscious unlearned subliminal untaught default surprising heady suicidal unthoughtful risky whirlwind dangerous fearless intrepid courageous off your own bat uncoordinated willing voluntary accidental snatched shortsighted misjudged brave dauntless undaunted autogenetic routine mad naive startling responsive unduly quick eager fierce ardent rough tempestuous unadvisable inconstant divvy extemporized meteoric absent-minded impassioned vehement unsystematic unempirical wrong-headed wrong unsuitable inappropriate wide open badly thought out nonchalant unconcerned happy-go-lucky death-defying romping disorderly uncontrived self-destructive unreflecting adventitious aleatory off deep end out on limb leaving self wide open off the deep end undesirable dumb autoschediastic improv extemporal fervid restive risk-taking airy insensitive improviso informal catch-as-catch-can swaggering untroubled breezy unworried indifferent oblivious fly-by-night extemporised radge unsubtle infelicitous garrulous nosy too soon inopportune chaotic wacky lively daft overventuresome lackadaisical careless of one's duty half-cocked ditzy dizzy skittish by ear made-up on impulse disregardful uncaring irreflective careless of blithe unsmart cobbled together thrown together going off deep end sloppy vacant unmeant blunt untactful feckless brutish outrageous napping seat-of-the-pants uncontrollable easygoing easy unselfconscious unaffected relaxed excitable without regard unwatchful unobservant off-guard blindsiding unheralded unbewised unchosen conditioned uncalculated unalert uncautious wary unvigilant extravagant frothy batty dopey goofy ditsy puerile yeasty unhoped for unlooked for nutty dappy lavish asleep at the switch out to lunch genuine open excited bemused gaga bubbleheaded unscientific fast-and-loose unreserved caught napping asleep at the wheel leading with one's chin off guard pay no mind sticking one's neck out not careful any old way asleep on the job foot-in-mouth unworkable frantic prodigal unfettered profuse abundant volatile excessive empty-headed light-headed ridiculous unformed sophomoric undeveloped unrealistic underdeveloped footloose and fancy-free sharp lightning accelerated fast fleet expeditious spasmodic acute quickened poorly planned explosive unusual speeded not fully developed cock-eyed without delay unrestricted depraved raw dissipated unchecked unruly rampant corrupt runaway unhampered dissolute unconstrained unhindered wicked incorrigible reprobate profligate unprincipled sinful unbounded debauched licentious immoral incontinent shameless forgetful lax slipshod slack undiscerning trivial throwaway indiscriminate credulous passing ignorant shallow uncritical lightweight myopic near-sighted derelict parenthetical lazy inane short-term imperceptive ludicrous delinquent unjustifiable incoherent groundless laughable neglecting demented insane kooky loony oscitant behindhand unperceptive off-the-wall dozy unreflective asleep at switch mistaken cool gratuitous prejudiced wholesale unquestioning short-range no-nonsense resolute restricted unsagacious direct astigmatic limited abstracted implicit undiscriminating unseemly unsympathetic barbarous barbaric deaf apathetic listless asinine detached incidental unadvised badly planned confused uncreative unimaginative dispassionate without preparation off the hip off the top of head uncalled for absurd unheedful incurious slovenly off one's guard lacking foresight laid-back failing to take proper care preposterous crude gauche gruff peremptory uncivil unpolitic unpolished harsh heedless of illegitimate invalid inconsequent inconsequential implausible baseless untenable fallacious unfounded weak arbitrary inattentive to disregardful of flakey specious unstable freaky cockamamie barmy distraught raving aberrant reasonless disconnected sophistic delirious disjointed bungling vulgar clumsy crass blundering awkward maladroit paying no heed to neglectful of blind to unheeding of regardless of taking no notice of unconscious of deaf to not paying attention oblivious to flaky flawed incorrect faulty contradictory glib simplistic trifling barratrous dilatory indolent schematic insubstantial simple blameworthy culpable slothful tardy defaultant inconsistent daydreaming reprehensible slow woolgathering uninterested fainéant facile flimsy empty surface sketchy oversimplified hollow off beam way out off the wall vain skin-deep petty wishy-washy piddling unscholarly farcical one-dimensional paltry not well thought out without foundation without basis not making sense at fault asleep on job any which way

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Given to sudden and unaccountable changes of mood, thinking or behavior
capricious variable fickle mercurial unpredictable erratic inconsistent inconstant changeable temperamental volatile arbitrary fitful freakish quirky unstable whimsical vacillating changeful flighty irregular faddish fluctuating fluid mutable skittish uncertain ungovernable unsettled unsteady wild chance flaky flakey haphazard random vagarious wayward bipolar crotchety flickery unreliable up and down blowing hot and cold wavering moody excitable labile undependable protean kaleidoscopic quicksilver ever-changing giddy movable mobile irrepressible active elastic yo-yo up-and-down up in the air shifting varying changing uneven unfixed spasmodic intermittent variational fluctuant peaky irresolute restless desultory flickering full of ups and downs fluky scattershot waffling jerky not constant highly strung turbulent floating versatile chameleon-like chameleonic vicissitudinous transitional transformable variant agitated irresponsible reversible vagrant revocable indecisive commutative ephemeral transitory frivolous momentary fleeting transient impermanent short-lived broken sporadic disturbed disrupted choppy discontinuous episodic disconnected patchy episodical interrupted casual aperiodic occasional spotty spastic periodic catchy on-again-off-again herky-jerky on and off hit-or-miss off and on aimless indiscriminate irrational unmethodical unsystematic oscillating unequal untrustworthy offhand scattered faithless helter-skelter discretionary unreasonable subjective stray swaying directionless optional personal flexible unfocused everchanging fanciful chaotic approximate injudicious superficial unaccountable supercilious unscientific dynamic heedless wanton unthinking orderless blind lost reckless careless ever-shifting without purpose unjustifiable unsupported unjustified uninformed groundless unreasoned alterable untrue disreputable unexpected purposeless incidental nonuniform illogical chancy catch-as-catch-can slapdash disorganized roving adaptable shifty unforeseeable tempestuous rambling undirected moving wandering iffy unguided not conscientious alternating deviating disorganised thoughtless without goal without direction willful judgemental continuously changing unbalanced judgmental always changing inexact baseless unwarranted unfounded unequable slippery contradictory constantly changing shot-in-the-dark ambiguous dubious unsound suspect weaving doubtful adjustable indefinite without a goal altering paradoxical explosive knife-edge developing growing incompatible contrary conflicting self-contradictory not fixed subject to change likely to change undulating discordant incongruous irreconcilable incoherent loose sketchy discrepant warring lubricious dissonant incongruent undreamed-of surprise unanticipated at odds fiery impassioned in conflict two-faced at variance emotional intense passionate out of step fortuitous coincidental accidental unknowable from left field incalculable serendipitous inadvertent ad hoc goalless pointless drifting lucky motiveless unmotivated hot-tempered unforeseen adventitious out of the blue wilful discretional driftless objectless quick-tempered spot contingent shaky infrequent eccentric designless fragmentary unpunctual unconsidered on-and-off off-and-on non-periodic

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Marked by, or displaying, a boldness of character
wise brash brazen cheeky audacious bold brassy cocky impertinent impudent insolent sassy cocksure nervy saucy arrogant forward rude pushy self-assertive self-confident assertive bumptious presumptuous aggressive flip hubristic forceful hotheaded impetuous impolitic inconsiderate rash self-asserting uppity bold-faced brazen-faced thrusting brassbound arch fresh overconfident effervescent thoughtless brazenfaced trashy heedless full of oneself precipitate bright headlong untactful pushing maladroit incautious presuming hasty vivacious full of yourself as bold as brass shameless pert immodest unabashed blatant barefaced malapert smart unblushing overweening smart-alecky contumelious haughty pompous supercilious disrespectful loud lordly high-handed disdainful overbearing lofty overbold uppish smug conceited assuming boastful arrant patronizing cavalier self-important blustering flagrant confident proud imperious egotistical vainglorious vain pretentious assumptive brass-necked hifalutin highfalutin patronising huffy sniffy toplofty toploftical opinionated high-and-mighty swaggering domineering unashamed lippy bold as brass unembarrassed discourteous superior chesty huffish irreverent egotistic condescending high-hat familiar snooty mouthy self-assured stiff-necked high and mighty defiant flippant procacious swollen-headed peremptory offensive prideful important self-opinionated outrageous snobbish snobby cool obtrusive stuck-up contemptuous bossy loudmouthed boldfaced pontifical egoistic egoistical narcissistic egocentric obnoxious undisguised officious masterful showy self-affected selfish self-promoting self-engrossed self-congratulatory self-centered self-contented self-adulatory swellheaded self-glorifying self-conceited unmannerly insubordinate bigheaded self-satisfied ill-mannered scornful crude ostentatious self-centred noisy snippy elitist flashy out of line unconcealed hoity-toity puffed up insulting toffee-nosed intrusive protrusive affected impolite meddlesome mannerless bad-mannered bald-faced smart-arsed unrepentant bragging bloated self-serving self-righteous biggity orgulous magisterial smart-assed voluble big-headed biggety off-base gaudy interfering shocking stuck up open prying meddling nosy overt strident holier-than-thou assured blusterous overfamiliar daring in-your-face hardened abandoned depraved profligate improper pushful sheer vociferous dissolute incorrigible unprincipled reprobate smarty unchaste lewd immoral snotty know-it-all unreserved pontificating uninhibited dictatorial ambitious wise guy without shame abusive sure crass aloof striking obvious tactless indecent uncivil busy intruding loud-mouthed transparent nosey snoopy unconcerned undiplomatic fearless hotshot smarty-pants cute smart-aleck facetious mocking gritty insistent unshrinking free mischievous bare-faced scoffing sneering over-assertive ungracious fancy-pants forthright cold-shoulder autocratic meretricious bantam wanton unsubtle naked snippety bald garish ill-bred breezy coming on strong jumped up on an ego trip too big for your boots dismissive too big for one's breeches too big for one's boots braggart self-complacent self-flattering authoritarian self-applauding dominating extraverted bombastic self-loving braggy self-pleased complacent self-gratulatory self-dramatizing blustery extroverted boldface heavy coarse brave plucky flamboyant eye-catching startling amoral vaunting strutting sententious grandiose vituperatory scurrile scurrilous scurril invective vitriolic vituperative truculent opprobrious undismayed undaunted feisty go-ahead throwing one's weight around stiff adventurous unspeakable dazzling naughty ballsy presumptive impish temeritous spirited frank temerarious lacking civility bad mannered smart-mouthed overassertive direct importunate bullish combative volatile weisenheiming unawed unflinching out-of-line imperative tawdry spunky gutsy blaring harsh overfriendly daredevil swashbuckling derisive humiliating highhanded projecting prognathous bulging jutting grating jarring poised composed abashless unaffected unshamed unrestrained offensively self-assertive put down piercing raucous remote swanky tony persnickety chirpy dapper dashing keen pleased with yourself not backwards in coming forwards corrupt cacophonous deafening jangling dissonant thundering booming shrill driven ear-splitting vulgar discordant patent glaring high-flown jazzy tinny impenitent remorseless high-pressure enterprising fierce go-getting militant throwing one's weight about putting on airs hard high-pitched metallic flirtatious manifest evident personal unhandsome unmannered uncalled-for palpable bellowing full-throated boisterous big-voiced bigmouthed sharp-elbowed unmistakable pronounced conspicuous clear inquisitive incongruous unsuitable disgracious straightforward outright noticeable undeniable flaunting off base smart alecky rank indisputable cut-and-dried unmitigated egregious gross snazzy deliberate glitzy prominent screaming crying positive certain jaunty in plain sight smart aleck smart guy smarty pants

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Moving or proceeding with significant speed
whirlwind lightning rapid breakneck quick speedy swift fast headlong accelerated blistering breathless brisk dizzy fast-track fleet fleet-footed flying galloping hasty hot instant meteoric nippy overnight rapid-fire rattling snappy splitting sudden whistle-stop zippy quickie brief cyclonic hurricane impetuous rash short short-lived tornado tumultuous very fast expeditious prompt express lively hurried immediate alacritous nimble precipitate abrupt high-speed agile active fast-moving instantaneous harefooted mercurial precipitous ready punctual expeditive at speed rathe PDQ sprightly fleeting on the double spry on-the-spot quick-fire sharp summary timely rushed spirited winged unhesitating reckless fleet of foot in nothing flat dangerous energetic pacey alert momentary cursory animated spanking cracking vivacious light-footed urgent volant thoughtless screaming speedball quickened pronto split-second without delay double time unpremeditated vigorous excessive efficient bustling crash diligent awful severe excruciating dreadful unbearable terrible intense piercing frightful adroit straightaway with good acceleration spectacular extremely fast dangerously fast supple nimble-footed acrobatic deft lissom limber lithe willing zooming streaming tantivy direct quick-moving light passing dashing responsive flat-out going nifty effectual effective fast-tracked perfunctory ephemeral transient smart swift-footed impatient at full tilt brilliant flashing dazzling fiery peremptory double-quick unexpected barrelling twinkle-toed lightsome hurrying barreling light of foot shaking a leg like mad like crazy eager slapdash slambang transitory barnstorming evanescent mushrooming quick as a wink chop-chop dramatic impressive like greased lightning pell-mell helter-skelter overhasty drive-by gadarene lissome speeding early ultrasonic supersonic temporary little impermanent short-term inconsiderate heedless careless daring precipitant rough tempestuous daredevil foolhardy rushing brash imprudent incautious unthinking injudicious temerarious ill-advised ill-considered madcap spur-of-the-moment unconsidered harum-scarum wild devil-may-care unwary improvident hotheaded hare-brained violent premature indiscreet unguarded audacious headstrong furious passionate adventurous venturesome unforeseen spontaneous unanticipated unwise irresponsible impromptu casual foolish hot-headed offhand ill-judged harebrained venturous determined unthought-out jumping to conclusions without warning unplanned impractical inattentive superficial impolitic myopic over-adventurous irrational bold stupid blind unsagacious astigmatic imperceptive immature frenzied insuppressible automatic ill-conceived unheeding overbold surprising extemporaneous misguided negligent kamikaze hectic tearaway snap frantic involuntary death-or-glory previous over-venturesome uncontrolled subitaneous hell-for-leather unlooked-for ad-lib nearsighted ill-thought-out shortsighted startling snatched misjudged reactive fugacious unduly quick uncircumspect not thought through badly thought out unconcerned happy-go-lucky nonchalant knee-jerk ardent fierce easy-going inadvertent unconscious impassioned vehement unbridled unreasoned unrestrained airy flippant insouciant spasmodic acute unreflecting unworried swaggering untroubled breezy indifferent hazardous risky explosive unusual speeded fervid restive without notice not bargained for out of the blue desultory lackadaisical cavalier near-sighted half-hearted slight mechanical token uninterested lawless routine sketchy going off deep end free and easy instinctive capricious uncritical shallow haphazard random half-baked sloppy depthless monstrous heinous scandalous anxious short-range restricted limited whimsical intuitive uninhibited desperate worried shocking atrocious distracted emotional freakish unprompted unrepressed unpredictable abandoned death-defying unmeditated unprepared mindless short-sighted hit or miss overconfident extempore regardless extemporary improvised unintended unintentional unarranged unrehearsed unstudied overventuresome adventuresome uncareful carefree unsmart jumping the gun winging it off-the-cuff improvisatory extemporized improvisational unscripted uncontrived natural offhanded out of control ad lib playing with fire off the cuff ad libitum not planned down and dirty extemporised undesigned ad hoc fast and loose bull-in-a-china-shop

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Possessing or acting with the desire to do noble and romantic deeds, without thought of realism and practicality
quixotic idealistic romantic visionary impracticable starry-eyed unrealistic utopian absurd extravagant imaginary unbusinesslike unworldly chimerical chivalrous dreamy fanciful fantastical idealist impossible impractical inoperable non-viable perfectionist quixotical starry unworkable Utopian dreaming foolish impetuous ineffective ineffectual inefficacious unserviceable useless unfeasible improbable wild speculative head-in-the-clouds theoretical otherworldly optimistic ivory-tower idealized unusable idealised illogical abstract unreal out of touch with reality naive fairy-tale unattainable inapplicable infeasible nonviable nonfunctional irrealizable unnegotiable unreasonable no-go won't fly not a prayer out of the question silly far-sighted abstracted radical half-baked daydreaming illusory imaginative airy-fairy nonrealistic prophetic delusory lofty grandiose ambitious pretentious hopeful nonpractical unlikely unwise unpractical not sensible ivory-towered on cloud nine unrealizable unviable castle-building out there unachievable perfect ideal vague fantasizing irrational senseless airy fantasy dream sentimental dreamlike over-optimistic far-fetched crazy potty fantasising exaggerated idyllic high-flown fantastic arcadian model transcendental supreme pie-in-the-sky ultimate best ideological nonsensical reachy gone floating whimsical fabulous fictitious legendary not applicable blue sky made-up Micawberish Panglossian happy hoping creative inventive inspired prescient insightful innovative perceptive discerning penetrating ingenious intuitive enterprising clever shrewd resourceful sharp gifted wise talented hypothetical exalted astral introspective musing noble original in the clouds with your head in the clouds

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Having a bad temper
ill-humored fiery grumpy peevish choleric crabby crotchety irascible irritable ratty testy waspish cantankerous crabbed prickly snappish sulky tetchy touchy brusque cranky cross grouchy huffy petulant snappy snarling splenetic bilious crusty disagreeable dyspeptic impatient liverish chippy eggy fractious moody narky peckish peppery perverse pettish quarrelsome raspy shirty shrewish snarky snippety snippy stroppy stuffy sullen temperamental volatile acrimonious curmudgeonly excitable hotheaded inflammable miffy morose ornery passionate sensitive snaky soreheaded surly unpleasant bearish mardy waxy bad-tempered hot-tempered hot-headed ill-tempered quick-tempered thin-skinned hot-blooded ill-humoured ill-natured short-fused short-tempered easily upset bloody-minded cross-grained on a short fuse out of humor in a bad mood out of sorts as cross as two sticks like a bear with a sore head in a mood out of temper tempestuous oversensitive querulous melodramatic hypersensitive easily offended emotional violent incensed stormy mercurial intense dramatic shaken fuming angry frantic all shook up raving enraged highly strung inflamed infuriated furious hottempered steamed-up mean acid sour churlish gruff dour glum scratchy curt resentful unfriendly captious out of humour pouting spiteful nasty unsociable pouty gloomy fretful uptight mumpish short saturnine mopey difficult annoyed vicious ugly edgy piqued glowering disgruntled bitter frowning brooding obstinate displeased uncooperative ungracious argumentative harsh miserable sharp awkward vinegary vexed peeved put out malicious contrary scowling indignant moping sourpussed fed up sulking exasperated uncivil unresponsive uncommunicative whiny contentious disputatious tart fussy whingy huffish sore ireful acrid hot under the collar embittered tooshie caviling sorehead blunt cussed complaining grumbling truculent cavilling having got out of bed the wrong side wrathful rancorous rude malignant mopish irritated disobliging atrabilious upset irked irate abrupt impolite discourteous galled offended unhelpful mad riled tense critical humourless trying having got out of bed on the wrong side nasty-tempered unsmiling misanthropic steamed up cynical joyless tough foaming at the mouth hacked off in a huff humorless not best pleased ticked off crook whining fault-finding on edge in a lather bent out of shape teed off whingeing vindictive crybaby ropeable unmannerly chuffy snarly perversely irritable zowerswopped vinegarish arsey tempersome catty apt to fly off the handle boorish disrespectful ill-mannered bad-humored got up on wrong side of bed like a bear salty malevolent hostile hard-nosed ignoble rotten contemptible waspy grousing iracund growling iracundulous feisty discontented bristly hypercritical dissatisfied carping griping venomous fretting childish foul-tempered out-of-sorts hasty filthy pertinacious obstreperous sarcastic brief scornful envenomed malign Eeyorish with a long face taciturn mean-spirited easily frightened blue fierce dejected wounded neurotic agitable easily agitated kittle high-strung mopy broody skittish cruel unlikable eristic bellicose aggravated nettled livid apoplectic aggrieved steamed wild narked angered bothered affronted miffed flustered jumpy in a paddy hoha up in arms wroth on the warpath in a bate hopping mad faultfinding fit to be tied vex aerated worked up hurt maddened brassed off disturbed frustrated in high dudgeon harassed snuffy wound up scunnered agitated troubled in a temper harried ruffled wrath provoked cheesed off browned off snitty hassled peed off heated dark aloof withdrawn dismal depressed cheerless belligerent impassioned bristling spirited inimical intolerant lively antisocial vengeful hateful manic hysterical vitriolic antipathetic icy uncomfortable antagonistic virulent lawless uneasy down in the mouth having a fit of the sulks in a funk in the sulks in a strop

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Willing, or inclined, to take chances or risks

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Brief, fleeting
momentary brief short-lived fleeting passing temporary transitory short quick ephemeral evanescent fugacious fugitive impermanent transient hasty deciduous flash cursory dreamlike flashing flitting flying instantaneous shifting spasmodic summary vanishing volatile like lightning gone in flash in wink of an eye short-term fading fly-by-night fast swift limited meteoric rapid lightning unstable temporal perishable little here today and gone tomorrow overnight hurried sudden provisional interim rushed changeable perfunctory mortal acting provisory makeshift instant stopgap substitute temp unfixed alternate slapdash abrupt pro tem ad hoc make-do pro tempore band-aid speedy acute immediate mutable short and sweet moving supply unenduring ad interim quickie curtailed wee whirlwind for the time being short-range precipitate prompt flash in the pan whistle-stop tactical small succinct infinitesimal intervening erratic short-lasting episodic tenuous spectacular present short and sharp elusive non-permanent fly by night dazzling brilliant not permanent inconstant vacating insubstantial migrating transmigratory emigrating flighty incidental superficial desultory breakneck accelerated fast-track glancing going by mushrooming here-today-gone-tomorrow short-run here today, gone tomorrow dramatic impressive of short duration short-haul gone in a heartbeat over in a heartbeat double time precipitous gadarene headlong rash overhasty expeditious drive-by helter-skelter express pell-mell snappy direct fleet spontaneous alacritous provisionary rathe straightaway hair-trigger in a flash on-the-spot on the spot split-second casual brisk careless offhand unthinking uninterested sketchy hurrying inattentive mechanical token slight shallow half-hearted haphazard zippy hot breathless nippy splitting dizzy rattling blistering galloping fleet-footed rapid-fire irresponsible unfussy purposeless hurricane impetuous cyclonic tumultuous very fast tornado hit-or-miss indifferent unconcerned surface-level lackadaisical disinterested insensible apathetic pococurante uncurious complacent insouciant nonchalant negligent routine automatic incurious slovenly dismissive slipshod wooden heedless uncritical random half-baked sloppy depthless cool impatient fiery urgent phoning it in walking through it laid-back hit or miss pronto agile harefooted eager thoughtless slambang quickened going through the motions chop-chop on the double

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Marked by strong and intense feelings or emotions
passionate emotional intense ardent fervent impassioned eager fervid flaming vehement allegiant animated assiduous committed dedicated earnest excited fiery steadfast strong zealous feverish fierce heartfelt wild burning frenzied heated warm enthusiastic spirited energetic fanatical messianic passional perfervid vigorous violent blazing charged consuming demonstrative glowing hot-blooded incandescent raging red-hot religious superheated torrid tumultuous uncontrollable warm-blooded impetuous ungovernable affecting deep eloquent expressive forceful headlong high-powered high-pressure hotblooded inspiring moving poignant precipitate quickened stimulated stirring thrilling steamed up excitable temperamental volatile rash dithyrambic mercurial hot-tempered tempestuous overzealous agitable hysterical neurotic volcanic hyper on fire hot-headed high-strung highly strung short-fuse obsessive keen fixated devoted obsessed immoderate infatuated compulsive over-enthusiastic mad extreme frenetic crazy dotty visionary nuts potty hooked gung-ho rabid wackadoo wackadoodle bigoted overenthusiastic incorrigible credulous biased partial willful stubborn raving fanatic obstinate addicted bugged headstrong erratic opinionated possessed monomaniacal contumacious unruly domineering turned on nuts for high on furious angry inflamed lively stormy aroused worked up hot agitated frantic forcible raw acrimonious keyed up heightened ferocious irascible powerful explosive sincere avid urgent wholehearted turbulent rough profound hearty overwrought full-hearted inspired cyclonic savage convulsive paroxysmal ablaze stirred hopped up knock-down-and-drag-out blood-and-guts hammer and tongs moved roused potent delirious white-hot fired up wound up amorous effusive incensed acute emphatic nutty fevered fuming clamorous outspoken vocal loud noisy vociferous forthright insistent strident desperate full-throated pronounced concentrated bitter devout feeling off the air very excited on the warpath vivid on the make deep-seated rousing card-carrying ecstatic emotive mushy overemotional sentimental romantic melodramatic touching fit to be tied foaming at the mouth deeply felt aggressive touchy overactive hectic hyperactive vicious brutal serious enthused mad keen pious tender unfeigned warmhearted responsive enraged uptight true blue bad-tempered ill-tempered bang-bang distracted bloodthirsty harsh pumped gotta have gung ho dying to keen as mustard hot for full-blooded drag-out hotheaded knock-down maniacal ireful indignant wrathful irate in a state het up starry-eyed from the heart thrilled delighted high psyched awakened psyched up beside oneself juiced up worked-up jumpy twitchy nervous tense edgy wrought-up on edge beside yourself strung up at fever pitch

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Unwilling to be taught or instructed
indocile unmanageable recalcitrant refractory uncontrollable wayward ungovernable headstrong willful intractable wild untoward obstinate obstreperous undisciplined insubordinate fractious perverse unyielding disorderly incorrigible turbulent violent lawless rebellious restive assertive bawdy drunken forward heedless impervious impetuous imprudent inexorable intemperate mean mutinous opinionated ornery quarrelsome rash reckless riotous rowdy out of control out of line disobedient wilful boisterous disruptive anarchic defiant troublemaking chaotic attention-seeking irrepressible froward difficult contumacious unrestrained rebel rumbustious incontrollable lawbreaking anarchical incompliant balky lively rollicking recusant contrary loud romping noisy unruly out of hand rambunctious uncontrolled raucous uproarious roisterous stubborn robustious stroppy rough badly behaved uncooperative troublesome delinquent obdurate clamorous tumultuous ill-disciplined rip-roaring knockabout errant hell-raising bolshie awkward rackety indomitable mischievous rampageous self-willed exuberant unrestrainable impossible uninhibited abandoned insurgent tempestuous naughty insurrectionary unbridled noncompliant spirited insuppressible frisky unpredictable misbehaving bad annoying truculent disturbing unbiddable playful rioting excited loudmouthed clangorous vociferous seditious swashbuckling roistering brawling bloody-minded revolutionary non-compliant rude uncompliant ungoverned mulish out-of-line unpliable tough undisciplinable evil problematic out-of-order disordered without law and order unsubduable uncontainable orgiastic vigorous untameable robust unsettling upsetting erratic fickle loutish resounding clattering clattery impotent rampant unwilling depraved debauched swaggering cavalier distracting roughhouse brusque gruff ugly obstinately disobedient gleeful divisive untrained wild and woolly rootin'-tootin saturnalian side-splitting renitent pervicacious unbearable undependable intolerable unsteady capricious unschooled antisocial confused resisting insubmissive radical argumentative resistant opposing withstanding self-indulgent immoral cross-grained strong-willed aberrant arbitrary crazy hysterical nuts outrageous madcap insurmountable berserk disrupting causing trouble off-base unlawful deranged immoderate disorganised turbid hedonistic uncontained helter-skelter disorganized inconsistent lacking self-control active animated indisciplined like a loose cannon strong overwhelming beside oneself badly-behaved intense freaked overpowering misbehaved overexcited bouncy rampaging drunk on-a-tear out-of-control termagant exasperating ebullient vibrant high-spirited impish untimely unfortunate adverse roguish wicked rascally impolite tricksy brattish scampish puckish prankish sinful inconvenient inopportune unfavorable unfavourable teasing fiendish gallus wanton worthless raising the roof piercing screaming raising Cain booming strepitous blusterous frolicsome joyous jaunty carefree merry hearty unbending full of mischief bad-mannered wrong unanticipated ill-timed unexpected cavorting sprightly jovial in high spirits revolting mutinying terrorist inflexible bull-headed uncompromising incurable devil-may-care sportive unforeseen disastrous unusual surprising unpredicted mistimed effervescent strident energetic vociferant over-the-top cantankerous unaccommodating stiff-necked intransigent unmalleable unadaptable uncivilised tyrannous unorthodox despotic heterodox fierce nonconformist terrorising warlike savage anarchistic barbarous untamed unregulated unpeaceful terrorizing uncivilized nihilistic uncultivated infringing piratical traitorous rollicksome fun-loving lighthearted thumping ripping joyful cheerful happy full of beans glad rock-ribbed unlucky unwelcome infelicitous inauspicious inapt irritating unsuitable inappropriate insoluble hard-line pat pigheaded thorny locked in locked resolute tough nut immovable hang tough tenacious knotty pertinacious inimical vexatious malapropos badly timed unseasonable unpropitious misfortunate unpleasant hapless ill-starred star-crossed luckless

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Passionately motivated to achieve one's goals
driven ambitious determined motivated ardent assertive committed earnest resolute zealous dedicated industrious intent keen persevering persistent spirited tenacious unwavering avid compelled consumed dogged enterprising enthusiastic hungry inspired obsessed obstinate steadfast unbending uncompromising undaunted untiring unyielding active bent bold desirous eager fanatical fierce firm fixed immovable indefatigable mettlesome obdurate obsessive pertinacious possessed purposeful resolved set stalwart staunch striving strong thirsty unbendable undeviating unfaltering unrelenting unshakable unshakeable unshaken adamant forceful galvanised galvanized gutsy impelled indomitable monomaniacal plucky pushy ruthless serious steely stubborn unflagging unflinching vigorous aspiring compulsive energetic fixated induced insistent militant obsessional unhesitating besetting guided pushed steered go-getting hard-driving self-starting single-minded strong-minded strong-willed dead set goal-oriented bent upon hell-bent self-assertive full of determination urged on self-driven diligent assiduous passionate tireless devoted conscientious aggressive wholehearted fervent steady relentless decided go-ahead constant intense decisive studious dynamic sedulous pioneering progressive hard-working unswerving eager beaver gung ho gritty bent on mad keen hopeful fervid feisty confident rigorous faithful vehement pushing focused bound high-reaching set on focussed impassioned excited devout keen as mustard self-asserting daring longing self-seeking raring enthused settled laborious courageous willing inflexible ebullient hardworking adventurous loyal athirst yearning lively sworn interested crazy high-powered voracious solicitous wild dyed-in-the-wool operose self-confident animated out do-or-die patient power-hungry power-loving domineering as keen as mustard strenuous on the make get up and go audacious bound and determined commanding forward valiant hell-bent on hell-bent upon unflappable bossy intransigent intrepid assured painstaking overbearing authoritative powerful attentive perseverant busy deliberate controlling hard-nosed positive resourceful brave stanch unremitting perfervid pumped true self-motivated driving bullheaded exuberant pious itching anxious thrusting vivacious true-blue pigheaded agog exhilarated warmblooded dutiful tough stout-hearted bustling cutthroat sprightly persisting dominant stoked pledged zestful impatient bloodthirsty thrilled competitive nuts antsy self-assured gladiatorial good self-willed pleased animate can-do titillated scrappy appetent iron-willed self-possessed rigid bright-eyed and bushy-tailed warlike high-pressure in-your-face ready juiced geeked hepped up hopped-up high-spirited intent on keyed up deep-dyed single-minded about chomping at the bit firm about card-carrying true blue ready and willing raring to go two-fisted self-directed red-hot desiring success like a ball of fire obsessive about inflexible about having killer instinct fixated on dead set on fanatical about career-focused enduring restless solid hardboiled buckled down headstrong tried-and-true responsible tried inveterate unfailing unswervable radical never-tiring hanging tough resilient purposive involved career-minded implacable manful careful upwardly mobile stout sure sagacious hellbent bulldog extremely motivated very motivated telelogical calculated irrepressible hardy four-square meticulous warm unmovable indurate stiff inexorable optimistic intending aspirant wannabe would-be budding potential wishful hearty unchanging rock-ribbed grim thorough exacting punctilious particular meaning business spunky independent perceptive heroic take charge mean mean business be out for blood playing hard ball nose to the grindstone heedful ball of fire rabid possible prospective likely future absorbed engrossed through and through fast sustained ferocious Type A brash firm in spirit tough-minded ironclad certain with one's shoulder to the wheel with one's nose to the grindstone engaged unabated stringent combative fiery defiant brutal pig-headed fascinated passional great employed emulous contentious obnoxious presumptuous officious bumptious loud obtrusive rhapsodic aflame nutty wacky concerned tantalized afire unqualified down-the-line sincere concentrated vying slogging swotty plugging working plodding out-and-out single-hearted old faithful given over to true to the end hot to trot turnt gone on tantalised bugged zesty greedy champing at the bit gaga full of beans imaginative inventive ingenious wishing offensive expectant endeavoring endeavouring cut-throat competing bullish observant concentrating arrogant effective hang-tough full-blooded intensely competitive go for broke fiercely competitive stop at nothing dog-eat-dog demanding liberal disruptive advanced forward-looking entrepreneurial creative innovative modern original warring carnivorous opposing antagonistic oppositional hot dying imposing cocksure pushful overconfident entire preoccupied all occupied enrapt exclusive whole undivided enlightened forward-thinking up-and-coming vital cocky engagé attached adherent imperious fast-track high-octane deep alert watchful immersed fearless strident sharp-elbowed loudmouthed nervy minding highly motivated composed collected emphatic new rising on the warpath poised full of oneself spoiling for a fight ready for action influential weighty effectual mighty robust authoritarian ruling go-go successful potent supreme efficient forcible avant-garde intensive wrapped up out to determined to fixed upon anxious to committed to intending to insistent on fixed on decisive about obsessed with resolved on impatient to resolved to determined on self-reliant gumptious cool-headed highly capable in control craving desiring full of get-up-and-go in the saddle hard willful mulish stiff-necked intractable perverse adamantine opinionated hardened wilful hardheaded ossified pat refractory inconvincible self-opinionated lionhearted doughty recalcitrant definite absolute strict game iron bloody-minded unmalleable gallant contumacious dauntless hard-line unpersuadable uncooperative contrary cussed unappeasable valorous stable balky hardline bull-headed reliable importunate unequivocal genuine conclusive harsh ballsy sturdy categorical resounding muscular incompliant all-out violent sound set in stone severe unmanageable stern unreasonable remorseless diehard cantankerous unambiguous uncompliant unassailable unafraid rugged gutty cast-iron in the bag unalterable trustworthy die-hard have-a-go undeniable set in one's ways hard and fast insubordinate never-failing froward unquestionable stubborn as a mule unsparing unvacillating established locked in explicit definitive bolshie hard-hitting known clear brassbound unswayable unmistakable real unwearied dour abiding evident difficult indisputable immutable unchangeable inexhaustible guaranteed irrefutable lusty final infallible predestined destined dogmatic incontrovertible unshrinking hard-core awkward rebellious weariless indubitable unstoppable incontestable merciless unadaptable flat stouthearted ornery heroical undauntable dependable punchy greathearted red-blooded direct pitiless Herculean complete hard-and-fast undoubted plain no-nonsense demonstrable inarguable unfearful brick-wall incessant total unerring confirmable verifiable provable establishable ascertained safe trusty undisputable full hell bent on as game as Ned Kelly untoward thoroughgoing concerted peremptory draconian ungovernable wayward salted away on ice sure thing having down pat express pressing restive unrestrained unwearying inexpugnable cruel unfluctuating disobedient outright unconditional perky furious dashing determinate invariable consistent unaccommodating unchallengeable extreme downright lion-hearted unforgiving brisk regular iron-fisted in earnest unvarying venturous heavy-handed not giving an inch clamorous persuasive obvious cross-grained convincing compelling pulling no punches entreating hard as nails standing one's ground exhaustive continuous exigent invincible tried and true committed to the idea of deaf to reason tried and tested urgent comprehensive unconquerable specified brassy unceasing defined precise unblinking stony unstinting oppressive burning obstreperous peppy jumping grind hyper determining blunt uncontrolled unbridled disciplinary unmitigated distinct undeterred unarguable close scrupulous minute clamant frozen unstinted irrefragable unanswerable unsurpassable invulnerable manly virile renitent unlimited ultimate utter searching elaborate formidable accomplished zippy bouncy snappy unalloyed unadulterated inescapable unmoved mule chivalrous serious-minded gingery profound dreadful unpermissive entrenched peppery thrawn whole-hearted heartfelt even uniform unquestioning truculent daredevil imperative honest confirmed watertight contrarious ineluctable well-founded secure hopping inalterable invariant proven necessary doctrinaire venturesome racy storming assaultive predetermined undismayed vicious exquisite terrible undefeatable decreed stroppy all out dire opinionative compulsory death-or-glory spartan prescribed hardhearted predictable exact standing pat unmodifiable beyond dispute irreversible narrow-minded flat-out herolike calculable frisky beyond doubt trustable austere beyond question full of life on the go tough nut to crack full of spirit dug in stand pat tough nut wrong-headed not backward in coming forward on one's mettle writ in stone tyrannical beyond a shadow of a doubt proactive self-disciplined mature ended predisposed tending inclined leaning disposed repeated immoveable firmly-based professional bombproof realistic unintimidated not joking macho mullish sedate sensible resistant sporting uninfluenced stiffened cohesive masculine male unending unretiring unbeatable pleading noncompliant unbudgeable perseverative coherent redoubtable strapping iron-jawed unsentimental durable immalleable unthinking quick hasty snap undiscouraged beseeching begging possessive unforgetful mutinous non-compliant unsinkable indelible ingrained irremovable arduous taxing forbidding illiberal sticky swashbuckling frightless ultra-careful uptight picky pounding mortal hard-headed pervicacious mettled hidebound unplacatable iron-handed unmollifiable unpacifiable impassive exhausting resolute about temerarious blinkered obstructive unhelpful unruly well-built butch Ramboesque unimpressible fit impregnable adventuresome manifest patent stony-hearted unimpressionable heady unbreakable believing in oneself tied-up careerist impertinent bullhead unrepentant uncompassionate unemotional puritanical orped unfearing straight going all the way convinced in place in position airtight self-evident clinching cynical impavid undefeated permanent quiescent continuing fireball continued as stubborn as a mule imprudent chin-up foolhardy fortitudinous meaning what one says in for long haul nose to grindstone clear-sighted straight out set in your ways hard-shell locked-in unflexible crisp desperate immobile cold fish proof against persuasion untameable insurmountable bulletproof insuperable undebatable clear-cut steamroller self-respecting powerhouse pedantic religious fussy stuffy concrete fire-eating cool hard-bitten never give up intent upon with a will of one's own determined to have one's own way tall in the saddle incontrollable rebel uncontrollable disobliging trying exasperating recusant riveted static ramrod crying reiterative monotonous agreed like bad penny impassable thick-skinned toughened not discouraged unmoving changeless deep-rooted long-standing deep-seated bred-in-the-bone rooted intrenched do or die hold one's ground hold the fort sticking to one's guns hold the line arranged preset constructive formative developmental foundational seminal not put off insistent about decided upon cut-and-dried strait-laced stick to guns set in concrete unquenchable bitter granite allotted prearranged not in doubt apodictic with one's feet dug in with one's toes dug in enthralled tough as old boots disciplinarian callous drastic ascetical by the book astringent uncharitable hard-hearted browbeating rough ascetic unsympathetic autocratic grave no going back quantified as tough as old boots obscene pornographic X-rated planned incommutable detailed in-depth like death and taxes dictatorial pontifical shoo-in unanxious undoubtful sanguine easy nailed down able locked on carefree determinant limited stipulated still stated all-absorbing all-inclusive all-encompassing triumphant resisting ringing glaring significant stressed important solemn trenchant impressive pointed sober cogent accented unnatural mannered high-handed intolerant arbitrary unwaivering prevailing seasoned one hundred per cent unreserved all-embracing methodical going opinioned not subject to change unrestricted no mistake magisterial small-minded malevolent maleficent malicious spiteful malign fractious crucial explosive ghastly sweeping blistering acute almighty heavy-duty excruciating fearsome heavy widespread frightful extensive hellacious fearful for a face sparkling despotic fascistic high and mighty bigoted formal prejudiced one-sided egotistical dictative unbowed unfeigned undiluted exciting flourishing electrifying through-and-through accelerated speeded-up effervescent flamboyant alive dazzling authentic fullhearted happening airy stirring humming colourful kinetic colorful buzzing vivid rousing decent upright spry coruscating bubbly stimulating astir sparky fresh thriving abuzz posed hang tough honorable unimpeachable honourable truthful reputable impeccable respectable righteous high-principled bouncing springy vibrating pert radiant sensitive breezy responsive determinative quarrelsome bellicose pugnacious abubble jazzy pizzazzy pizazzy vibrant jaunty spanking aboil veracious incorrupt categoric full-scale gay belligerent chippy confrontational discordant brawly argumentative agonistic disputatious alive and kicking full of the joys of spring full of vim and vigour bright and breezy full of pep true-hearted plumb clean maximum consummate hundred percent whole-souled bona fide stark simple sheer arrant rank pure stone chirpy without reservations crashing deadly optimum dead very perfect unavoidable flip hot-tempered hostile have a bone to pick on the outs at loggerheads have chip on shoulder battling fighting have it in for bodacious blank fair blooming unpreventable fated imminent preordained foreseeable impending expected ineludible ordained obligatory full-blown full-on fateful impreventable required unescapable cotton-picking straight-out mandatory foreordained doomed irrevocable natural ineliminable to be expected bound to happen in the cards irresistible without recourse sure to happen for sure for certain no ifs ands or buts inevasible inevitable all locked up to be anticipated certain to happen binding open and shut

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Responding readily to something new or stimulating, especially temperamentally
excitable nervous temperamental emotional mercurial sensitive volatile edgy skittish hasty irascible jumpy passionate tense touchy neurotic unstable brittle chippy fiery moody tempestuous twitchy unsettled uptight adrenalized flighty fluttery hyperexcitable hyperkinetic jittery skittery snappy spasmodic spooky hyper hyperactive stressy testy uneasy violent wired agitable alarmable demonstrative enthusiastic fidgety fierce galvanic hysterical impatient impetuous inflammable intolerant overzealous peevish quick rash reckless restless susceptible uncontrolled vehement volcanic highly strung short fused blowing hot and cold easily agitated easily frightened easily upset fiddle-footed high-strung hot-headed hot-tempered quick-tempered irritable anxious nervy agitated intense hot-blooded antsy impassioned overstrung ardent stressed on edge hotheaded insecure excited upset feverish fervent spirited petulant apprehensive fervid worried queazy keyed up bad-tempered perturbed ill-tempered passional dithery queasy torrid charged choleric burning short-tempered warm tetchy overwrought heated blazing prickly waspish incandescent perfervid crotchety troubled flaming restive lively red-hot panicky unquiet warm-blooded taut on a short fuse grumpy angry ratty crabbed crabby fearful pettish cross ill at ease snappish superheated religious splenetic huffy crusty cranky toey peppery scared het up frightened distressed shaky curt ill-humored ill-humoured stormy animated oversensitive worked up glowing wild on tenterhooks hinky strung out aflutter fractious goosey atwitter quarrelsome timid cantankerous furious strung up bothered brusque snarling hung up explosive spooked grouchy liverish bilious dyspeptic concerned on pins and needles raspy timorous narky peckish eggy snippety disturbed snippy snarky stuffy soreheaded miffy snaky in a tizzy afraid ill-natured like a bear with a sore head short-fused manic febrile frenzied strained melodramatic overexcited querulous sulky squirrelly overactive frantic sullen zealous uncontrollable morose dithyrambic inflamed distracted critical in a state stirred beside oneself shrewish perverse mardy acrimonious in a twitter tooshie wound up hot like a cat on a hot tin roof all shook up like a cat on hot bricks out of sorts out of humor easily provoked abrupt annoyed ruffled weak flustered keen hesitant fussy highly-strung energetic amorous stiff aggressive on fire capricious earnest captious vigorous effusive red-blooded stilted prim erratic unpredictable unbalanced spiteful feeling excessively active sultry vivacious unnerved nutty forceful sentimental on the edge nerve-racking nervous wreck stressful nail-biting in suspense feeling anxious overanxious ferocious unruly headstrong gung-ho fanatical expressive bundle of nerves distraught wriggly raging rabid nerves on edge squirmy shaking trembling quaking thrilling wiggly fevered wrought up turbulent rough tumultuous exciting loving tender heartwarming overcharged roused responsive spookish irresponsible light-headed harebrained skitterish whimsical combustible flappable volative undependable zippy giddy lightheaded peppy scatterbrained wary dizzy frivolous unreliable in a state of agitation in a state of nerves windy hypersensitive easily offended desperate paroxysmal cyclonic savage convulsive sentient verklempt ecstatic in a stew in a flap in a cold sweat in a sweat bricking oneself having kittens in a tizz a bundle of nerves shy angsty all wound up knock-down-and-drag-out blood-and-guts hammer and tongs aroused bang-bang touchy-feely all of a dither in a twit all of a lather incensed trepidatious disquieted hectic wrought-up very nervous all of a doodah fretful swivel-eyed dramatic flurried freaked-out steamed up overwhelmed flipped out wound-up throwing a wobbly under a strain crazy high keyed-up affected fired-up hot-and-bothered hot under collar beside yourself weary strung-out at the end of your tether worn worked-up unstrung tired out of your mind spent shaken infuriated fuming steamed-up raving enraged hottempered mean careful unglued offended disagreeable frowning saturnine sour glum miserable moping mopish shivery discomposed mousy uncomfortable stroppy shirty dour ornery unpleasant surly curmudgeonly dejected piqued mopey broody bearish waxy huffish blue mumpish wounded kittle mopy thin-skinned bloody-minded as cross as two sticks in a mood out of temper cross-grained in a bad mood short-fuse alarmed rattled self-conscious disconcerted dismayed embarrassed awkward unrelaxed uncertain discomfited fazed in a dither vexed unrestful discombobulated unsure fraught worried sick hot and bothered stressed out like a fish out of water retiring shook up terrified tormented suspicious perplexed confused unsteady harassed in a panic out of place bashful inhibited shrinking shocked irresolute frazzled moved doubtful under stress choked pressured under pressure irritated thrown unpeaceful fidgeting anguished hassled waiting for the axe to fall irked waiting with bated breath unnatural gauche wreck blushing unhappy startled daunted white-knuckled diffident quivering fretting wavering in turmoil hot under the collar unconfident provoked withdrawn fitful clutched itchy discountenanced shot to pieces introverted aghast watchful creepy angstful solicitous careworn bugged unyielding inconvenienced frozen a wreck in a spin beset riled active sleepless muddled tortured plagued all of a flutter in a flat spin with one's stomach in knots with one's heart in one's mouth put out worried stiff with butterflies in one's stomach tossing and turning stressed-out eager difficult twittering complaining indecisive tentative disorientated faltering dithering vacillating disoriented bewildered swithering constrained frisky strange lost distrustful caught up reserved flushed overtaxed taxed exasperated whining grumbling aquiver stirred up flapping disorderly unreluctant irrational moving shot agog eagerly galled chafed contrary caviling faultfinding carping strict conventional cautious in a lather discomforted hyped-up afire atingle hyperexcited recalcitrant stimulated stoked jazzed sheepish shamefaced modest white knuckled all agog avid open-mouthed afflicted asea refractory cavilling palpitant wrung shaking in one's shoes up the wall anxiously waiting nervously awaiting fearfully anticipating apprehensively expecting hurt obstinate stubborn mannered artificial ill-at-ease aw-shucks exacerbated puzzled displeased chagrined aggravated pained mortified pestered harried harrowed miffed hurried transient wandering intermittent changeable inconstant footloose roving nomadic bustling lacking social skills tongue-tied with bated breath foreboding mistrustful overstretched frayed all nerves zipped up juiced up at fever pitch self-doubting unassertive self-effacing grieved pressurized pressurised old-fashioned on the defensive pumped-up gutted sad meek lacking confidence unforthcoming on the qui vive out of countenance champing at the bit shell-shocked on the rack saddened not self-assured lacking self-confidence passive dreading lily-livered running scared having stage fright biting nails