Share this entry

hastily
American English: /ˈheɪstəli/
British English: /ˈheɪstɪli/

Translation of hastily in Spanish:

adverb

  • 1.1 (quickly)
    (arranged/built/thought up)
    a toda prisa
    apresuradamente
    they hastily cleared away the mess
    arreglaron el desorden a toda prisa
    Example sentences
    • Snatching my hand away from his hastily, I quickly composed myself to stand up.
    • In December he had sat stunned at a hastily organised and crowded press conference at Heathrow airport.
    • The strength of local feeling was such that they were hastily withdrawn.
    1.2 (rashly)
    (speak/act)
    con precipitación
    precipitadamente

Definition of hastily in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: