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hasten

verb
 
 
/ˈheɪsən/
[T] to make something happen faster than usualCausing things to happenHurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
hasten to do sth to hurry to do or say something: I was not, I hasten to add, the only male there.Hurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
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