Definitions for hasteheɪst

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. haste, hastiness, hurry, hurriedness, precipitation(noun)

    overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)

    "he soon regretted his haste"

  2. haste, hurry, rush, rushing(noun)

    the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner

    "in his haste to leave he forgot his book"

  3. hurry, haste(noun)

    a condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry

    "in a hurry to lock the door"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. haste(Noun)

    A speedy or quick action. (e.g. We were running late so we finished our meal in haste)

  2. haste(Verb)

    To urge onward; to hasten

  3. haste(Verb)

    To move with haste.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Haste(noun)

    celerity of motion; speed; swiftness; dispatch; expedition; -- applied only to voluntary beings, as men and other animals

  2. Haste(noun)

    the state of being urged or pressed by business; hurry; urgency; sudden excitement of feeling or passion; precipitance; vehemence

  3. Haste(noun)

    to hasten; to hurry

  4. Origin: [OE. hasten; akin to G. hasten, D. haasten, Dan. haste, Sw. hasta, OF. haster, F. hter. See Haste, n.]

Anagrams of haste »

  1. ashet, haets, hates, heats, hetas, sheat


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