Examples of hastily in a Sentence
the hastily put together report contained a lot of errors
the congresswoman hastily made her way towards the waiting elevator
Recent Examples of hastily from the Web
All of its houses were built hastily and economically, with wooden foundations rather than more substantial materials.
Some calls were hastily made, to Councilwoman Maria Quinones-Sanchez, to an apologetic district Capt.
Pripyat, a town of nearly 50,000 residents hastily evacuated following the accident, is the most surreal stop of the tours, and the most Instagrammed.
In August, Feigin's lawyer, Caleb Mason, filed a sweeping motion assailing the prosecution's case as sloppily investigated and hastily charged.
Red stickers were hastily applied to each copy— RUNAWAY BRIDE— and much ugliness followed.
Senator Lindsey Graham was one of two Republicans who hastily introduced bills aimed at adding a layer of job security for Mr. Mueller in August.
Fast-forward to Saw VI, where the backstory of the previous Saw films is heavily — and hastily! — rewritten throughout.
As Twitter users jumped on the interaction to declare it as a set-up, the 19-year-old then reacted in disagreement to the claims, before hastily deleting the Tweet.
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First Known Use of hastily
Synonymscursorily, headlong, hotfoot, hurriedly, pell-mell, precipitately, precipitously, rashly, on the spur of the moment
Related Wordsheadfirst, headily, hotheadedly, impatiently, impetuously, impulsively, recklessly, thoughtlessly; automatically, glancingly, haphazardly; impromptu, spontaneously; abruptly, suddenly; offhand, offhandedly
Near Antonymscalculatingly, circumspectly, designedly; falteringly, haltingly, hesitantly, hesitatingly, tentatively; leisurely, slowly
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