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hastily

Synonyms of hastily in English:

adverb

  • 1 Meg retreated hastily as the blades began to rotate
    quickly, hurriedly, in a hurry, fast, swiftly, rapidly, speedily, briskly, expeditiously, without delay, post-haste, at high speed, at full speed, with all speed, at full tilt, at the speed of light, as fast as possible, with all possible haste, like a whirlwind, like an arrow from a bow, at breakneck speed, as fast as one's legs can carry one, at a run, at a gallop, hotfoot, on the double;
    cursorily, perfunctorily, briefly, fleetingly, sketchily, superficially
    North American informal lickety-split
    literary apace
    [Antonyms] slowly
  • 2 an agreement was hastily drawn up
    hurriedly, speedily, quickly, in a hurry;
    [Antonyms] carefully, deliberately
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    Word of the day orthoepy
    Pronunciation: ˈɔːθəʊɛpi
    noun
    the correct or accepted pronunciation of words