What does hastily mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hurriedly, hastily, in haste(adverb)

    in a hurried or hasty manner

    "the way they buried him so hurriedly was disgraceful"; "hastily, he scanned the headlines"; "sold in haste and at a sacrifice"


  1. hastily(Adverb)

    In a hasty manner; quickly, hurriedly.

  2. hastily(Adverb)

    Soon, shortly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hastily(adverb)

    in haste; with speed or quickness; speedily; nimbly

    Etymology: [From Hasty.]

  2. Hastily(adverb)

    without due reflection; precipitately; rashly

    Etymology: [From Hasty.]

  3. Hastily(adverb)

    passionately; impatiently

    Etymology: [From Hasty.]

How to pronounce hastily?

  1. Alex
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How to say hastily in sign language?

  1. hastily


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hastily in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hastily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of hastily in a Sentence

  1. Connecticut State Archaeologist Nicholas Bellantoni:

    Because of the battlefield, they had little choices in terms of where to bury them, they had to bury them hastily, after the battle, we know that [the British] spent the night in Ridgefield - that gave them the time to strip the bodies and bury them.

  2. Konstantin Senchenko:

    I apologize. I was wrong. I acted hastily and emotionally. I am really sorry.

  3. Saadi:

    Whatever is produced in haste goes hastily to waste.

  4. Learned Hand:

    Life is made up of constant calls to action, and we seldom have time for more than hastily contrived answers.

  5. Publilius Syrus:

    Nothing can be done at once hastily and prudently.

Images & Illustrations of hastily

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