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Hasty meaning

hasty - 7 dictionary results

  1. 1. Involving haste; done, made, etc., in haste; as, a hasty sketch.
  2. 2. Demanding haste or immediate action.
  3. 3. Moving or acting with haste or in a hurry; hurrying; hence, acting without deliberation; precipitate; rash; easily excited; eager.
  4. 4. Made or reached without deliberation or due caution; as, a hasty conjecture, inference, conclusion, etc., a hasty resolution.
  5. 5. Proceeding from, or indicating, a quick temper.
  6. 6. Forward; early; first ripe.
  7. 7. Hurried; quick; rash; passionate.

hasty - examples of usage

  1. He retired from her presence, with the hasty determination never to see her again. - "Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists", Washington Irving.
  2. Not so much as a chair was left, although its owners had certainly not taken any furniture away with them in their hasty escape by night, with Ned and Zuroaga. - "Ahead of the Army", W. O. Stoddard.
  3. Yes, but, Will dear- you, you won't be hasty when you get before them. - "The Devil's Garden", W. B. Maxwell.
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