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1. haste

noun. ['ˈheɪst'] overly eager speed (and possible carelessness).

Synonyms

  • speed
  • hastiness
  • precipitation
  • precipitousness
  • precipitance
  • precipitancy
  • fastness
  • suddenness
  • precipitateness
  • hurry
  • hurriedness
  • swiftness

Antonyms

  • deceleration
  • acceleration
  • decelerate
  • movableness

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Rhymes with Haste

  • misplaced
  • interlaced
  • displaced
  • disgraced
  • unplaced
  • retraced
  • replaced
  • lambaste
  • foretaste
  • embraced
  • distaste
  • encased
  • defaced
  • debased
  • traced
  • spaced
  • placed
  • graced
  • erased
  • braced
  • waste
  • waist
  • taste
  • raced
  • paste
  • paced
  • laced
  • faced
  • chased
  • baste

How do you pronounce haste?

Pronounce haste as heɪst.

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Sentences with haste


1. Noun, singular or mass
It's not a decision that should be made in haste.

Quotes about haste


1. Life is short and we have never too much time for gladdening the hearts of those who are travelling the dark journey with us. Oh be swift to love, make haste to be kind.
- Henri Frederic Amiel

2. The best things are never arrived at in haste. God is in no hurry; His plans are never rushed.
- Michael R. Phillips

3. Another glorious Sierra day in which one seems to be dissolved and absorbed and sent pulsing onward we know not where. Life seems neither long nor short, and we take no more heed to save time or make haste than do the trees and stars. This is true freedom, a good practical sort of immortality.
- John Muir, My First Summer in the Sierra

2. haste

noun. ['ˈheɪst'] the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner.

Synonyms

  • rush
  • movement
  • motion
  • scramble
  • rushing
  • scamper
  • scurry
  • hurry
  • move
  • bolt

Antonyms

  • gradualness
  • stay in place
  • linger
  • slow

3. haste

noun. ['ˈheɪst'] a condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry.

Synonyms

  • hurry

Antonyms

  • movability
  • delay
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