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    hasten

    hasten - Dictionary definition and meaning for word hasten

    Definition
    (verb) act or move at high speed
    Synonyms : festinate , hurry , look sharp , rush
    Example Sentence
    • We have to rush!
    • hurry--it's late!
    Definition
    (verb) move fast
    Example Sentence
    • He rushed down the hall to receive his guests
    • The cars raced down the street
    Definition
    (verb) speed up the progress of; facilitate
    Synonyms : expedite
    Example Sentence
    • This should expedite the process
    Definition
    (verb) cause to occur rapidly
    Synonyms : induce , rush , stimulate
    Example Sentence
    • the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for hasten

hasten sounds like FASTEN........which means same

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