hastiness

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

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  • 2 hastiness — index dispatch (promptness), inconsideration, temerity Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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

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  • 4 hastiness — noun see hasty …

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  • 5 hastiness — See hastily. * * * …

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  • 6 hastiness — noun The characteristic of being hasty …

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  • 7 hastiness — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abruptness, alacrity, careless abandon, carelessness, casualness, cursoriness, desperateness, devil may careness, disregardfulness, easiness, expeditiousness, fecklessness, feverishness, forgetfulness,… …

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

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  • 9 hastiness — sb. RG. 475 …

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  • 10 hastiness — hast·i·ness || heɪstɪnɪs n. quickness, swiftness …

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  • 11 hastiness — hast·i·ness …

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  • 12 hastiness — See: hasty …

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  • 13 hastiness — noun 1. overly eager speed (and possible carelessness) he soon regretted his haste • Syn: ↑haste, ↑hurry, ↑hurriedness, ↑precipitation • Derivationally related forms: ↑hurried ( …

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  • 15 List of collective nouns by collective term A-K — See also: Collective noun List of collective nouns List of collective nouns by collective term COLLECTIVE TERM COLLECTIVE PHRASE STATUS aarmory An aarmory of aardvarks Spurious abomination An abomination of monks Spurious [The phrase An… …

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  • 16 haste — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Swiftness Nouns haste, urgency; dispatch; acceleration, spurt, forced march, rush, dash; velocity; precipitancy, precipitation, precipitousness; impatience, impetuosity; expedition, earliness; hurry,… …

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  • 17 rashness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Hastiness Nouns 1. rashness, temerity, incautiousness, imprudence, indiscretion, recklessness, folly; overconfidence, audacity, courage, sporting blood; precipitancy, precipitation, impetuosity,… …

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  • 18 hurriedness — noun overly eager speed (and possible carelessness) he soon regretted his haste • Syn: ↑haste, ↑hastiness, ↑hurry, ↑precipitation • Derivationally related forms: ↑hurried, ↑hurry ( …

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  • 19 Rashness — Rash ness, n. The quality or state of being rash. [1913 Webster] We offend . . . by rashness, which is an affirming or denying, before we have sufficiently informed ourselves. South. [1913 Webster] Syn: Temerity; foolhardiness; precipitancy;… …

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  • 20 hasty — adjective (hastier; est) Date: 14th century 1. a. archaic rapid in action or movement ; speedy b. done or made in a hurry c. fast and typically superficial < made a hasty examination of the wound > 2. eag …

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