Synonyms of precipitate in English:

precipitate


See definition of precipitate

verb

1‘the incident precipitated a political crisis’

SYNONYMS

bring about, bring on, cause, lead to, occasion, give rise to, trigger, spark, touch off, provoke, hasten, accelerate, expedite, speed up, advance, quicken, push forward, further, instigate, induce

2‘the crampon failed, precipitating them both down the mountain’

SYNONYMS

hurl, catapult, throw, plunge, launch, project, fling, cast, heave, propel


adjective

1‘we should not make precipitate cuts to our conventional forces’

SYNONYMS

hasty, overhasty, rash, hurried, rushed

impetuous, impulsive, spur-of-the-moment, precipitous, incautious, imprudent, injudicious, ill-advised, heedless, reckless, hare-brained, foolhardy

informal harum-scarum, previous

rare temerarious

2‘a precipitate decline in the party's fortunes’