Haste Synonyms and Antonyms
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Synonyms for Haste
Speed is a slang term for the street drug methamphetamine. The characteristic of being rapid. (Physics) A measure of the velocity of a particle in a beam relative to the beam#s axis
(Slang) A way of making money, esp. a dishonest way The quality of being fleet The state of being giddy. The state or quality of being testy.
Suddenly; straight; unbendingly.
(Brit.) To ride (a horse) at a fast pace
Dart is defined as to move or throw quickly.
A written message, particularly an official communication, sent with speed.
A struggle for something:
Excited and often noisy activity; a stir.
A short period of active trading, as on a stock exchange.
Alternative spelling of hurlyburly.
The lid or hatch of such an opening.
The definition of a scamper is a quick and light run.
A place or establishment where matter is printed: The state or quality of being reckless or heedless, of taking unnecessary risks.
General haste or busyness: The characteristic of being hasty.
Something which is irrational or brought forth by irrational action, judgement, idea or thought. (Figuratively) the act of pitching or throwing one's self headlong or violently forward, like an unruly horse (Physics) The change in state as an excited state is formed by the absorption of a quantum of energy
Vaporous matter arising from something burning and made visible by minute particles of carbon suspended in it
Happening sooner than expected.
(Rare) Swift, speedy, fast.
The definition of desultory is something, someone or a conversation with no plan or purpose that wanders from one thing to the next.
Done or made rapidly due to pressing circumstances:
Feeling or showing annoyance because of delay, opposition, etc. Making arbitrary decisions, especially in an impulsive and forceful manner.
The definition of impulsive is to act or speak forcefully or quickly without planning.
Not discreet; lacking prudence, as in speech or action
The definition of precipitate is something that happens suddenly, falls steeply or acts quickly.
Too hasty or incautious in acting or speaking; reckless
The shortening of the time, or the immediate creation or vesting, of a legal duty, interest, or right that was to arise or vest in the future. See also acceleration clause.
Eager willingness or readiness, often manifested by quick, lively action (Mining, chiefly historical) A dynamite fuse made with a small quantity of dynamite powder along its length, so that the spark travels quickly and at a specific known rate.
The definition of celerity is a very fast motion.
The definition of a dash is a quick movement or a small amount of an ingredient.
The quality or state of being expedient; suitability for a given purpose; appropriateness to the conditions The physical means or contrivances to make something (especially a public service) possible; the required equipment, infrastructure, location etc. [from 19th c.] (Obsolete) A flush like one produced by such a fever. The quality or condition of being urgent; insistence; pressure; as, the urgency of a demand or an occasion.
To speed the progress or completion of; expedite: An important enterprise, implying a change of place; especially, a warlike enterprise; a march or a voyage with martial intentions; an excursion by a body of persons for a valuable end; as, a military, naval, exploring, or scientific expedition.
(Slang) To think of or remember something suddenly:
To move quickly from one location to another.
To move through the air by means of wings or winglike parts.
To cause to be or come faster; speed up; accelerate
(Intransitive) To throw out words.
Race is defined as to compete in a contest of speed.
A vehicle or device propelled by one or more rocket engines, especially such a vehicle designed to travel through space.
To glide, float, or move steadily through the air
To go or move quickly; hurry (off); dart
To remove as if by cleaning; sweep away; get rid of (Nautical) To move ahead by force of momentum, as a sailing vessel when the helm is put hard alee. (Intransitive, of a horse) To move at a gait between a walk and a canter.
To cause to move with a spinning motion:
To throw or spin rapidly:
To pass through or over by or as if by flying
To move with a sharp hissing sound.
To move with a zooming sound
To rip is defined as to cut or tear away, to move quickly, or to slash violently.
(Informal) To go at high speed
(Slang) To proceed at great speed
(Slang) To snatch up hastily.
the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner
Antonyms for Haste
The quality or state of being slow. A female given name, one of the Puritan virtue names.
The act or practice of being cautious; wariness
Attention is defined as the act of concentrating and keeping one's mind focused on something.
The interval of time between two events.
Free time when one is not working or attending to other duties.
Words Related to Haste
Personal status; standing:
To change posture or position; stir: Synonym Study
comes close to
in meaning but more strongly stresses promptness in finishing something completed the report with dispatch
the implication of efficiency and stresses the facilitation of an action or procedure
implies rapidity of movement, operation, etc., of persons or things, suggesting effectiveness and the absence of excitement or confusion to increase the speed of an assembly line
, often interchangeable with
, specifically suggests excitement, bustle, or confusion the hurry of city life
implies quick or precipitate movement or action, as from the pressure of circumstances or intense eagerness
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