verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM hastenhas·ten·er, nounouthasten, verb (used with object)o·ver·has·ten, verbun·has·tened, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for hasten
Hastening her decline has been a downturn in Brazil's economic fortunes.
I was hastening to the British national archives to immerse myself in old documents.‘Soldaten: Secret WWII Transcripts of German POWs’ by Soenke Neitzel & Harald Welzer|Sönke Neitzel, Harald Welzer|September 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Israel in PerilDavid Shulman, The New York Review of Books How the Jewish state is hastening its own demise.The Week’s Best Longreads: The Daily Beast Picks for May 18, 2012|David Sessions|May 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And what would Brooks have Obama do if the road to “hastening” were paved with weeks of bloodshed?
After Bear's demise last March, newly retired CEO Jimmy Cayne blamed Goldman Sachs, among others, for hastening its death.
The women and children were being hurried to the ships, and two ladies were hastening past my friend.The Angel and the Author - and Others|Jerome K. Jerome
The busy hands were soon to be folded, the heavy eyelids forever closed, the weary feet were hastening to their rest.Woman's Work in the Civil War|Linus Pierpont Brockett
"I think it would be nice," spoke gentle Amy, hastening to pour oil on troubled waters.The Outdoor Girls in a Winter Camp|Laura Lee Hope
But not all the feet in the Piazza were hastening towards the steps.Romola|George Eliot
St. Just is not the man to reproach me for hastening the death of a counter-revolutionist.The Sword of Honor, volumes 1 & 2|Eugne Sue