Definition of impetuosity
1 : the quality or state of being impetuous
2 : an impetuous action or impulse
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On Friday Ms. Damrau suggested the shakiness of Elvira’s psyche through manic body movements and nervous impetuosity, bravely folding her physical performance into her singing during crucial moments.
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