Associations to the word «Hasten»


HASTEN, verb. To move in a quick fashion.
HASTEN, verb. To make someone speed up or make something happen quicker.
HASTEN, verb. To cause some scheduled event to happen earlier.

Dictionary definition

HASTEN, verb. Act or move at high speed; "We have to rush!"; "hurry--it's late!".
HASTEN, verb. Move fast; "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street".
HASTEN, verb. Speed up the progress of; facilitate; "This should expedite the process".
HASTEN, verb. Cause to occur rapidly; "the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions".

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche