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
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Amy came in hastily, and looked rather abashed when she saw her sisters all waiting for her.
He stopped and looked at the magazine he had so hastily slapped down.
The roof of bark had long since fallen, and mingled with the soil, but the huge logs of pine, which had been hastily thrown together, still preserved their relative positions, though one angle of the work had given way under the pressure, and threatened a speedy downfall to the remainder of the rustic edifice.
The hand of the banker went vaguely to his chin, and from there fell to his pearl pin, which he hastily covered.
I mean," he said hastily, "that you have the same opportunity to direct the lives of these young men into more regular, disciplined channels that I have to regulate and correct their foolish waste of industry and material here.
In her bewilderment, she offered him first a wooden dragoon, and next a handful of marbles; neither of which being adapted to his else omnivorous appetite, she hastily held out her whole remaining stock of natural history in gingerbread, and huddled the small customer out of the shop.
Then I need ask no further," said the clergyman, somewhat hastily rising from his chair.
But Steelkilt and his desperadoes were too much for them all; they succeeded in gaining the forecastle deck, where, hastily slewing about three or four large casks in a line with the windlass, these sea-Parisians entrenched themselves behind the barricade.
Shelby; and hastily she withdrew, carrying the child on her arm.
His face lighted with a happy solution of his thought; he put the bark hastily in his pocket.
My sister don't believe in flattering children," hastily interpolated Jane, glancing toward Mrs.
Knightley's pretensions) with the skill of such an observer on such a question as herself, that he had spoken it hastily and in anger, she was able to believe, that he had rather said what he wished resentfully to be true, than what he knew any thing about.