verb (used with or without object), hast·ed, hast·ing.
Origin of haste
SYNONYMS FOR haste
Examples from the Web for hasting
But he would not stand to speak, turning his back always on the men, and hasting away, coughing and speaking to himself.The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 3 (of 3)|James Hogg
But neuerthelesse this Hasting was euer most Beanfield saith M. West.Holinshed Chronicles, Volume I, Complete|Raphaell Holinshed
Again, in 885, they sailed up the Medway under the leadership of Hasting, and laid siege to Rochester.Cathedral Cities of England|George Gilbert
See, see, the enamour'd sun is hasting on apace to his expecting mistress, while thou dull Night art slowly lingering yet.
In 893 a large fleet steered for the Andredsweald, while the sea-king Hasting entered the Thames.
British Dictionary definitions for hasting
Derived Formshasteful, adjectivehastefully, adverb
Word Origin for haste
Idioms and Phrases with hasting
In addition to the idiom beginning with haste
- haste makes waste
- make haste