Hastiness Has"ti*ness, n. The quality or state of being hasty; haste; precipitation; rashness; quickness of temper. [1913 Webster]

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  • hastiness — hasty ► ADJECTIVE (hastier, hastiest) ▪ done or acting with haste; hurried. DERIVATIVES hastily adverb hastiness noun …   English terms dictionary

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  • hastiness — noun The characteristic of being hasty …   Wiktionary

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  • hastiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Careless headlong action: haste, hurriedness, precipitance, precipitancy, precipitateness, precipitation, rashness, rush. See CAREFUL …   English dictionary for students

  • hastiness — sb. RG. 475 …   Oldest English Words

  • hastiness — hast·i·ness || heɪstɪnɪs n. quickness, swiftness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hastiness — hast·i·ness …   English syllables

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