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1. hasty

adjective. ['ˈheɪsti'] excessively quick.

Synonyms

  • hurried

Antonyms

  • gradual
  • slow

Etymology

  • hastif (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Hasty

  • tasty
  • hastie
  • hastey

Example sentences of the word hasty


1. Adjective
Making a hasty judgment before you have gathered all of the facts is often disastrous.

Quotes containing the word hasty


1. Except among those whose education has been in the minimalist style, it is understood that hasty moral judgments about people in the past are a form of injustice.
- Jacques Barzun, From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life, 1500 to the Present

2. hasty

adjective. ['ˈheɪsti'] done with very great haste and without due deliberation.

Synonyms

  • precipitous
  • hurried
  • precipitate
  • precipitant

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise
  • backward
  • leisurely

Etymology

  • hastif (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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