Hastif

Has´tif

    (hās´tĭf)
a.1.Hasty.
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But thise demandes axe I first", quod he, "That, sith it shal be doon in hastif wyse, Wol ye assente, or elles yow avyse?
God's final rebuke tells Jonah that the fault lies entirely in him, not in God: "Wer I as hastif as pou heere, were harme lumpen; / Coupe I not pole bot as pou, pere pryued ful fewe" [Were I as hasty as you here, much harm had been done; / Should I forbear no better than you, few souls would be safe] (521-2).
apres avoir long temps attendu, en fin, parce qu'il ne pouvoit plus empescher que sa poudre ne prist feu et que son pistolet ne se deschargeast, quoy que le blanc ne fust mis a la butte, si luy fallut il deslascher, et n'eut rien de plus hastif que de recevoir en sa main ce qu'il ne pouvoit plus retenir.