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haste

Pronunciation: /heɪst/

Translation of haste in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • prisa (feminine), apuro (masculine) (Latin America/América Latina) in her/their haste to get away en su prisa por irse, en su apuro por irse (Latin America/América Latina) to do sth in haste hacer* algo apresuradamente to make haste darse* prisa, apresurarse, apurarse (Latin America/América Latina) they acted with uncharacteristic haste actuaron con una presteza or prontitud desacostumbrada en ellos more haste, less speed o (in American English also/en inglés norteamericano también) haste makes waste vísteme despacio, que tengo prisa marry in haste, repent at leisure antes de que te cases, mira lo que haces

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