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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner; Overly eager speed (and possible carelessness); A condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry.

Usage examples (35)
  • haste makes waste.
  • In his haste to leave he forgot his book
  • He soon regretted his haste
  • Gabriel Le Noir came in haste from the military post where he had been stationed. for more
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