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Meaning of HASTINESS

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  hasty impulsiveness
  2. [n]  overly eager speed (and possible carelessness); "he soon regretted his haste"
 

HASTINESS is a 9 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: haste, hurriedness, hurry, precipitation
 
 See Also: abruptness, fastness, impulsiveness, precipitance, precipitancy, precipitateness, speed, suddenness, swiftness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Has"ti*ness\, n.
The quality or state of being hasty; haste; precipitation;
rashness; quickness of temper.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abandon, abruptness, alacrity, careless abandon, carelessness, casualness, cursoriness, desperateness, devil-may-careness, disregardfulness, easiness, expeditiousness, fecklessness, feverishness, forgetfulness, forwardness, furiousness, haste, heedlessness, hotheadedness, hurriedness, impatience, impetuosity, impetuousness, improvidence, impulse, impulsiveness, inconsiderateness, inconsideration, indifference, insouciance, lack of foresight, lax stewardship, laziness, negligence, oblivion, offhandedness, overeagerness, overenthusiasm, overhastiness, overzealousness, perfunctoriness, poor husbandry, precipitance, precipitancy, precipitateness, precipitation, precipitousness, precociousness, precocity, prematureness, prematurity, promptness, quickness, rashness, recklessness, regardlessness, rush, shiftlessness, speed, sprezzatura, suddenness, swiftness, tactlessness, thoughtlessness, thriftlessness, unheedfulness, unmindfulness, unpreparedness, unreadiness, unsolicitousness, unsolicitude, unthinkingness, untimeliness, wantonness, wildness
 

 

 

 

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