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Definition 1: a reckless impetuous irresponsible person - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for madcap in the sense of this definition

(madcap is a kind of ...) a person who enjoys taking risks

(... is a kind of madcap ) a reckless and impetuous person

Definition 2: characterized by undue haste and lack of thought or deliberation - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where madcap or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a hotheaded decision
  • liable to such impulsive acts as hugging strangers
  • an impetuous display of spending and gambling
  • madcap escapades

Synonyms for madcap in the sense of this definition

(madcap is similar to ...) lacking in caution

"an incautious remark" "incautious talk"

(madcap is used in the usage domain ...) the use of an archaic expression

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