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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. haste

    speed, celerity, expedition, hurry, despatch, excitement, heedlessness, swiftness

    slowness, tardiness, delay, coolness, reflection, moderation, steadiness

Princeton's WordNet

  1. haste, hastiness, hurry, hurriedness, precipitationnoun

    overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)

    "he soon regretted his haste"

    rushing, precipitation, rush, downfall, hurriedness, hurry, hastiness

  2. haste, hurry, rush, rushingnoun

    the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner

    "in his haste to leave he forgot his book"

    upsurge, surge, boot, rushing, precipitation, rush, flush, bang, kick, spate, hurriedness, charge, hurry, thrill, hastiness

  3. hurry, hastenoun

    a condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry

    "in a hurry to lock the door"

    hurriedness, precipitation, hurry, hastiness, rush, rushing

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hastenoun

    despatch, promptitude, quickness, expedition, celerity, speed

  2. hastenoun

    hurry, precipitance, vehemence, precipitation

  3. hasteverb

    hasten, be quick, make haste

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hastenoun

    celerity, swiftness, dispatch, expedition, speed, quickness, hurry, urgency, precipitance

    slowness, dilatoriness

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "haste":

    rush, precipitation, hurry, urgency, rashness, speed

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How to use haste in a sentence?

  1. RVM:

    Don't just Hurry, don't just Haste. Don't just Worry, don't just Waste. Life is a Treasure, Enjoy the Pleasure.

  2. Caesar Augustus:

    Make haste slowly

  3. Peter Navarro:

    For the good of the country, this anonymous sourcing circus must stop. In a haste to scoop their competition, too many reporters are running the very real risk of getting played, getting it wrong, and hurting this country.

  4. One EU diplomat:

    Haste will come at the expense of services and security. This means we are pretty much guaranteed a WTO-style exit.

  5. Alla Yaroshinskaya:

    Haste is good only in catching fleas.

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    Synonym for Oxymoron
    • A. Ignorant
    • B. Contradictory
    • C. Stupid
    • D. Demented

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