hastily


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Related to hastily: haphazardly, inadvertently, immediately

hast·y

 (hā′stē)
adj. hast·i·er, hast·i·est
1. Done or made with haste, especially:
a. Done or made without due consideration or attention; precipitate or cursory: a hasty decision; a hasty conclusion. See Synonyms at impetuous.
b. Done or made rapidly due to pressing circumstances: beat a hasty retreat; bid a hasty goodbye.
2.
a. Acting with too much speed or haste; hurried: Don't be too hasty in taking sides.
b. Impatient or rudely abrupt: "Oh, what would I not give if I had been less hasty with her! It is dreadful to remember that I spoke to her as a servant whom I expected to obey me" (Wilkie Collins).

hast′i·ly adv.
hast′i·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.hastily - 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"

hastily

adverb
1. quickly, fast, rapidly, promptly, straightaway, speedily, apace, pronto (informal), double-quick, hotfoot, pdq (slang), posthaste He said goodnight hastily.
2. hurriedly, rashly, precipitately, recklessly, too quickly, on the spur of the moment, impulsively, impetuously, heedlessly I decided that nothing should be done hastily.
Translations
باسْتِعْجال، بِسُرْعَه، بِتَسَرُّعبِعَجَلَة
chvatněspěšně
hastigtoverilet
hätäisesti
na brzinu
fljótfærnislega
急いで
급히
naglo
skyndsamt
อย่างรีบเร่ง
aceleyletelaşla
vội vàng

hastily

[ˈheɪstɪlɪ] ADV
1. (= hurriedly) → de prisa, apresuradamente
I hastily suggested thatme apresuré a sugerir que ...
2. (= rashly) [speak] → precipitadamente; [judge] → a la ligera

hastily

[ˈheɪstɪli] adv [act, prepare, arrange] → à la hâte, précipitamment
He hastily changed the subject
BUT Il s'est empressé de changer de sujet.

hastily

adv
(= hurriedly) arrangedeilig; examine, glanceflüchtig; dress, dash, eat, drinkhastig; (= quickly) say, addschnell, eilig
(= too quickly) act, decide, thought outüberstürzt, übereilt; judge, speakvorschnell; the decision was hastily madedie Entscheidung war übereilt

hastily

[ˈheɪstɪlɪ] adv (hurriedly) → in (gran) fretta, in fretta e furia; (without thinking) → senza riflettere, precipitosamente
he hastily suggested that ... → s'è affrettato a proporre che...

haste

(heist) noun
(too much) speed. Your work shows signs of haste – there are too many mistakes in it.
hasten (ˈheisn) verb
1. to (cause to) move with speed. He hastened towards me; We must hasten the preparations.
2. to do at once. He hastened to add an explanation.
ˈhasty adjective
1. done etc in a hurry. a hasty snack.
2. acting or done with too much speed and without thought. She is too hasty – she should think carefully before making such an important decision; a hasty decision.
3. easily made angry. a hasty temper.
ˈhastily adverb
ˈhastiness noun
in haste
in a hurry; quickly. I am writing in haste before leaving for the airport.
make haste
to hurry.

hastily

بِعَجَلَة spěšně hastigt hastig βιαστικά apresuradamente hätäisesti précipitamment na brzinu frettolosamente 急いで 급히 haastig raskt pośpiesznie apressadamente поспешно skyndsamt อย่างรีบเร่ง telaşla vội vàng 轻率地
References in classic literature ?
The officer flourished his arm and hastily rode away.
The dignity of Sophia was wounded; "Wretch (exclaimed she, hastily replacing the Bank-note in the Drawer) how darest thou to accuse me of an Act, of which the bare idea makes me blush?
Those who did took some time to realise all that the hastily worded telegrams in the Sunday papers conveyed.
The next day, when it came out of its hole for food, he took up his axe, but by swinging too hastily, missed its head and cut off only the end of its tail.
said Zarathustra in astonishment to his heart, and hid himself hastily behind a thicket.
She took a piece of paper and a pencil, and wrote, hastily,
After a time she heard a little pattering of feet in the distance, and she hastily dried her eyes to see what was coming.
Rather hastily, I may as well confess, for I feared my courage might leak away
Once more the Baron looked slightly offended, but the Vice-Warden hastily explained that the song had no allusion to him, and in fact had no meaning at all.
He turned and led them hastily towards the back door.
A pair of slipshod feet shuffled, hastily, across the bare floor of the room, as this interrogatory was put; and there issued, from a door on the right hand; first, a feeble candle: and next, the form of the same individual who has been heretofore described as labouring under the infirmity of speaking through his nose, and officiating as waiter at the public-house on Saffron Hill.
Perhaps I may venture to add that personally I find it advisable to pass hastily over the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries and so gain as much time as possible for the nineteenth.