Meaning of “more haste, less speed” in the English Dictionary


"more haste, less speed" in English

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more haste, less speed

UK saying

said to mean that if you try to do things too quickly, it will take you longer in the end

(Definition of “more haste, less speed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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