Headlong
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (a. & adv.) With the head foremost; as, to fall headlong.

2. (a. & adv.) Rashly; precipitately; without deliberation.

3. (a. & adv.) Hastily; without delay or respite.

4. (a.) Rash; precipitate; as, headlong folly.

5. (a.) Steep; precipitous.

Greek
4248. prenes -- headlong
... headlong. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: prenes Phonetic Spelling:
(pray-nace') Short Definition: falling headlong Definition: falling headlong ...
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4312. propetes -- falling forward, headlong
... falling forward, headlong. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: propetes Phonetic
Spelling: (prop-et-ace') Short Definition: impulsive, rash, reckless ...
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2630. katakremnizo -- to throw over a precipice
... a precipice. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: katakremnizo Phonetic Spelling:
(kat-ak-rame-nid'-zo) Short Definition: I cast down headlong Definition: I ...
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1632b. ekchunno -- to pour out, fig. to bestow
... Word Origin from the same as ekcheo Definition to pour out, fig. to bestow NASB
Word Usage gushed (1), poured (5), rushed headlong (1), shed (3), spilled (1). ...
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4936. suntrecho -- to run with
... run together. From sun and trecho (including its alternate); to rush together (hastily
assemble) or headlong (figuratively) -- run (together, with). ...
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Strong's Hebrew
2925. taltelah -- a hurling
... 2924, 2925. taltelah. 2926 . a hurling. Transliteration: taltelah Phonetic
Spelling: (tal-tay-law') Short Definition: headlong. ...
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4116. mahar -- to hasten
... be carried headlong, fearful, cause to make, in, make hasten be hasty, fetch.
A primitive root; properly, to be liquid or flow easily ...
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6440. panim -- face, faces
... 4), favor (9), favor* (3), former times (2), formerly (14), forward (3), front
(86), front line (1), gaze (1), ground* (1), head (2), headlong (1), honor* (1 ...
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2904. tul -- to hurl, cast
... Word Origin a prim. root Definition to hurl, cast NASB Word Usage cast (2), hurl
(3), hurled (4), hurled headlong (1), laid low (1), threw (2), throw (1). ...
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3399. yarat -- to be precipitate, to precipitate
... be perverse, turn over. A primitive root; to precipitate or hurl (rush) headlong;
(intransitively) to be rash -- be perverse, turn over. 3398, 3399. ...
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6677. tsavvar -- neck, back of neck
... Word Origin from an unused word Definition neck, back of neck NASB Word Usage headlong
(1), neck (30), necks (8), pride (1), support* (1). neck. ...
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Library

After These Matters, Celsus Brings the Following Charges against ...
... "Once in your cause I felt his matchless might,. Hurled headlong downward from the
ethereal height." [4486]. ... Headlong I hurled them from the Olympian hall,. ...
/.../origen/origen against celsus/chapter xlii after these matters.htm

The Manichæans are Reduced to the Choice of a Tortuous, or Curved ...
... that, on the rise of any mischief in that race, although the chiefs of darkness
might have the foolhardy wish to cross over, they would fall headlong into the ...
/.../chapter 26 name manichaeans are.htm

Of the Ways of Life, of Pleasures, Also of the Hardships of ...
... there is now no return, it is so suddenly removed, together with all its beauty,
that no one is able to foresee the fraud before that he falls headlong into a ...
/.../lactantius/the divine institutes/chap iv of the ways of.htm

The Decision of the Fathers that Free Will is not Equal to Save a ...
... the perfecting of goodness; and now saves men, even against their will and without
their knowledge, from ruin that is close at hand, and a headlong fall; and ...
/.../cassian/the conferences of john cassian/chapter xviii the decision of.htm

Arius is Charged with the First of the Above-Mentioned Errors...
... 124. For Arius' bowels also gushed out"decency forbids to say where"and so he burst
asunder in the midst, falling headlong, and besmirching those foul lips ...
/.../ambrose/works and letters of st ambrose/chapter xix arius is charged.htm

Of his Picture Surmounted by a Cross and Having Beneath it a ...
... and below it that hateful and savage adversary of mankind, who by means of the tyranny
of the ungodly had wasted the Church of God, falling headlong, under the ...
/.../pamphilius/the life of constantine/chapter iii of his picture surmounted.htm

Tumult Raised by Saul.
... Why are ye led headlong by most miserable men, who are deceived by Simon, a magician?'
While he was thus speaking, and adding more to the same effect, and ...
/.../unknown/recognitions of clement /chapter lxx tumult raised by saul.htm

History and Doctrines of Heresies.
... How Simon, Desiring to Fly by Some Magical Arts, Fell Down Headlong from on High
at the Prayers of Peter, and Brake His Feet, and Hands, and Ankle-Bones. IX. ...
/.../various/constitutions of the holy apostles/sec ii history and doctrines of.htm

Epistle Lxiii. To Epictetus and to the Congregation of Assuræ ...
... that they receive no light from the wholesome precepts, but, once turned away from
the direct path of the true way, they are hurried headlong and suddenly by ...
/.../cyprian/the epistles of cyprian/epistle lxiii to epictetus and.htm

How the Meek and the Passionate are to be Admonished.
... For, when rage drives them headlong, they know not what they do in their anger,
they know not what in their anger they suffer from themselves. ...
/.../leo/writings of leo the great/chapter xvi how the meek.htm

Thesaurus
Headlong (15 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (a. & adv.) With the head foremost; as, to fall
headlong. ... 4. (a.) Rash; precipitate; as, headlong folly. ...
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Prone (1 Occurrence)
... 2. (a.) Prostrate; flat; esp., lying with the face down; -- opposed to
supine. 3. (a.) Headlong; running downward or headlong. 4 ...
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Plunge (4 Occurrences)
... Also used figuratively; as, to plunge into debt. 5. (vi) To pitch or throw
one's self headlong or violently forward, as a horse does. ...
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Judas (42 Occurrences)
... The statement in Acts 1:18 that he "fell headlong and burst asunder in the midst,
and all his bowels gushed out," is in no way contrary to that in Matthew 27:5 ...
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Unrighteousness (57 Occurrences)
... Acts 1:18 this one, indeed, then, purchased a field out of the reward of
unrighteousness, and falling headlong, burst asunder in the midst, and all his bowels ...
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Undeniable (2 Occurrences)
... Undeniable (2 Occurrences). Acts 19:36 These things therefore being undeniable,
it is necessary that ye should be calm and do nothing headlong. (DBY NAS NIV). ...
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Obtained (61 Occurrences)
... Acts 1:18 Now this man obtained a field with the reward for his wickedness, and
falling headlong, his body burst open, and all his intestines gushed out. ...
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Gushed (6 Occurrences)
... Acts 1:18 Now this man obtained a field with the reward for his wickedness, and
falling headlong, his body burst open, and all his intestines gushed out. ...
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Wily (2 Occurrences)
... Wily (2 Occurrences). Job 5:13 He taketh the wise in their own craftiness; And the
counsel of the cunning is carried headlong. (See JPS DBY RSV NIV). ...
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Whereon (45 Occurrences)
... 4:29 And rose up, and thrust him out of the city, and led him unto the brow of the
hill whereon their city was built, that they might cast him down headlong. ...
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Concordance
Headlong (15 Occurrences)

Mark 5:13
He gave them leave; and the foul spirits came out and entered into the swine, and the herd--about 2,000 in number--rushed headlong down the cliff into the Lake and were drowned in the Lake.
(WEY)

Luke 4:29
And rose up, and thrust him out of the city, and led him unto the brow of the hill whereon their city was built, that they might cast him down headlong.
(KJV ASV WBS YLT RSV)

Acts 1:18
Now this man obtained a field with the reward for his wickedness, and falling headlong, his body burst open, and all his intestines gushed out.
(WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)

Acts 19:36
These things therefore being undeniable, it is necessary that ye should be calm and do nothing headlong.
(DBY)

2 Timothy 3:4
traitors, headlong, of vain pretensions, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God;
(DBY)

Jude 1:11
Alas for them; for they have followed in the steps of Cain; for the sake of gain they have rushed on headlong in the evil ways of Balaam; and have perished in rebellion like that of Korah!
(WEY NAS)

2 Kings 7:15
They went after them to the Jordan; and behold, all the way was full of garments and vessels, which the Syrians had cast away in their haste. The messengers returned, and told the king.
(See NIV)

Job 5:13
He takes the wise in their own craftiness; the counsel of the cunning is carried headlong.
(WEB KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS)

Job 15:26
he runs at him with a stiff neck, with the thick shields of his bucklers;
(See NAS)

Job 27:22
For it hurls at him, and does not spare, as he flees away from his hand.
(See RSV NIV)

Psalms 37:24
Though he stumble, he shall not fall, for Yahweh holds him up with his hand.
(See NAS RSV)

Isaiah 22:17
See, O strong man, the Lord will send you violently away, gripping you with force,
(See NAS)

Jeremiah 8:6
I listened and heard, but they didn't speak aright: no man repents him of his wickedness, saying, What have I done? everyone turns to his course, as a horse that rushes headlong in the battle.
(WEB JPS ASV RSV)

Jeremiah 49:5
Behold, I will bring a fear on you, says the Lord, Yahweh of Armies, from all who are around you; and you shall be driven out every man right forth, and there shall be none to gather together the fugitives.
(See NAS)

Habakkuk 1:8
Their horses also are swifter than leopards, and are more fierce than the evening wolves. Their horsemen press proudly on. Yes, their horsemen come from afar. They fly as an eagle that hurries to devour.
(See NIV)

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Whereon (45 Occurrences)

Intestines (2 Occurrences)

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Precipitation

Price (181 Occurrences)

Pretensions (2 Occurrences)

Perverse (55 Occurrences)

Bowels (40 Occurrences)

Burst (33 Occurrences)

Craftiness (8 Occurrences)

Calm (18 Occurrences)

Cliff (11 Occurrences)

Ahead (98 Occurrences)

Aright (14 Occurrences)

Acquired (32 Occurrences)

Shrewdness (3 Occurrences)

Spilled (6 Occurrences)

Steps (113 Occurrences)

Schemes (25 Occurrences)

Wickedness (232 Occurrences)

Alas (62 Occurrences)

Foul (41 Occurrences)

Bethhoron (12 Occurrences)

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Iniquity (299 Occurrences)

Swept (43 Occurrences)

Asunder (37 Occurrences)

Necessary (75 Occurrences)

Attentively (35 Occurrences)

Headless (1 Occurrence)

Iscariot (11 Occurrences)

Attended (39 Occurrences)

Head-men (2 Occurrences)

Reward (213 Occurrences)

Risen (169 Occurrences)

Midst (657 Occurrences)

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Vain (141 Occurrences)

Lake (45 Occurrences)

Cunning (43 Occurrences)

Quick (49 Occurrences)

Advice (52 Occurrences)

Turns (80 Occurrences)

Middle (169 Occurrences)

Field (390 Occurrences)

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Course (87 Occurrences)

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Counsel (192 Occurrences)

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Body (562 Occurrences)

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