Synonyms of headlong in English:

headlong

adverb

  • 1 he fell headlong into the tent
    head foremost, head first, on one's head; diving
    [Antonyms] feet first
  • 2 those who rush headlong to join in the latest craze
    without thinking, without forethought, precipitately, precipitously, impetuously, rashly, recklessly, carelessly, heedlessly, hastily, in haste, head first, head over heels
    [Antonyms] cautiously
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  • a headlong dash through the house
    breakneck, whirlwind; reckless, precipitate, precipitous, rash, impetuous, hasty, careless, heedless
    [Antonyms] cautious
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