noun. a reckless and impetuous person.
adjective. characterized by undue haste and lack of thought or deliberation; (`brainish' is archaic).
Example sentences of the word tearaway
1. Noun, singular or mass
By tearing out some key seams with a seam ripper and sewing Velcro into each side, an ordinary dance costume (or other ordinary clothing) becomes a tearaway costume.
Cotton is durable and with its minimum stretch, easy to convert to a tearaway version.
These kinds of shirts, already built to withstand stress on those areas, work great for converting to durable tearaway costumes.