1. [ adjective ] excessively quick
Synonyms: headlong

"made a hasty exit" "a headlong rush to sell"

Related terms: hurried
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6034
3. [ adjective ] done with very great haste and without due deliberation
Synonyms: precipitate precipitant precipitous overhasty

"hasty marriage seldom proveth well"- Shakespeare "hasty makeshifts take the place of planning"- Arthur Geddes "wondered whether they had been rather precipitate in deposing the king"

Related terms: hurried
Similar spelling:   Haist