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Overview of adj headlong

The adj headlong has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. hasty, headlong

(excessively quick; "made a hasty exit"; "a headlong rush to sell")

2. headfirst, headlong

(with the head foremost; "a headfirst plunge down the stairs"; "a headlong dive into the pool")

Overview of adv headlong

The adv headlong has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) headlong, headfirst

(with the head foremost; "the runner slid headlong into third base")

2. headlong, precipitately

(at breakneck speed; "burst headlong through the gate")

3. headlong, rashly

(in a hasty and foolhardy manner; "he fell headlong in love with his cousin") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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