Foolhardiness is a related term of precipitancy.
As nouns the difference between foolhardiness and precipitancy
is that foolhardiness
is the quality of being foolhardy while precipitancy
is suddenness; excessive haste.
The quality of being foolhardy.
Suddenness; excessive haste.
* 1759 — ,
Theory of Moral Sentiments , page 337
- Though this involuntary falsehood may frequently be no mark of any want of veracity, of any want of the most perfect love of truth, it is always in some degree a mark of want of judgment, of want of memory, of improper credulity, of some degree of precipitancy and rashness.