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English definition of “haste”

haste

noun [U] uk   /heɪst/ disapproving us  
(too much) speed: Unfortunately the report was prepared in haste and contained several inaccuracies. [+ to infinitive] In her haste to get up from the table, she knocked over a cup. His father had just died and he didn't want to marry with indecent haste.Speed of motion
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