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American English: /ˈheɪs(ə)n/
British English: /ˈheɪs(ə)n/

Translation of hasten in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • (process)
    Example sentences
    • In December 1889, Parnell became involved in a divorce that was to end his political influence and the trauma of this divorce probably hastened his early death.
    • A couple of undistinguished losses hastened the end of his career.
    • Experts explained that overcrowded high-rises and overusage of underground space hasten the speed of subsidence.

intransitive verb

  • apresurarse
    apurarse (Latin America)
    I hastened back to the house
    me apresuré a regresar a la casa
    to hasten to + infinitive
    apresurarse a + infinitive
    I paid for it myself, she hastened to add
    —lo pagué yo —se apresuró a decir
    not that I've got anything against her, I hasten to add
    no es que tenga nada contra ella, que conste
    Example sentences
    • The fat man scrambled up and hastened away, helped along by the boot of Magdalena.
    • There is nothing more to say about this damnable road; it is best to hasten along it if one must, and to turn off it as soon as one may.
    • But what do their faces tell us, as they hasten to their posts?
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