Definitions for hastyˈheɪ sti
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
hast•yˈheɪ sti(adj.)hast•i•er, hast•i•est.
moving or acting with haste; speedy; hurried.
made or done with haste or speed:
a hasty visit.
a hasty decision.
brief; fleeting; superficial:
a hasty glance.
easily irritated or angered; irascible.
Origin of hasty:
1300–50; ME < MF hasti, hastif
"made a hasty exit"; "a headlong rush to sell"
hasty, overhasty, precipitate, precipitant, precipitous(adj)
done with very great haste and without due deliberation
"hasty marriage seldom proveth well"- Shakespeare; "hasty makeshifts take the place of planning"- Arthur Geddes; "rejected what was regarded as an overhasty plan for reconversion"; "wondered whether they had been rather precipitate in deposing the king"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
very quick or too hurried
his hasty departure; Don't be so hasty to decide.
Acting in haste; being too hurried or quick. (e.g. Without much thinking about it they made a hasty decision to buy it.)
Origin: hastif (Modern hâtif), from .
involving haste; done, made, etc., in haste; as, a hasty sketch
demanding haste or immediate action
moving or acting with haste or in a hurry; hurrying; hence, acting without deliberation; precipitate; rash; easily excited; eager
made or reached without deliberation or due caution; as, a hasty conjecture, inference, conclusion, etc., a hasty resolution
proceeding from, or indicating, a quick temper
forward; early; first ripe
Hasty is a census-designated place and a U.S. Post Office located in Bent County, Colorado, United States. The population as of the 2010 Census was 144. The Hasty Post Office has the ZIP Code 81044.
Translations for hasty
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
done etc in a hurry
a hasty snack.
- vinnig, gejaagdAfrikaans
- مُسْتَعْجَل، في عَجَلَهArabic
- apressadoPortuguese (BR)
- βιαστικός, που γίνεται στα γρήγοραGreek
- kiire, kiir-Estonian
- faità la hâteFrench
- जल्दबाजी में किया गया कामHindi
- snöggur, skyndi-Icelandic
- affrettato, rapidoItalian
- hurtig, hastigNorwegian
- بيړناك ، بيړګندىPashto
- (făcut) în grabăRomanian
- na brzinuSerbian
- snabb, hastigSwedish
- 倉促的Chinese (Trad.)
- جلدی کیا گیاUrdu
- vội vàngVietnamese
- 仓促的Chinese (Simp.)
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