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hasten

verb

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1 to cause to move or proceed fast or faster
  • hasten the activation of yeast with heat

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2 to proceed or move quickly
  • the contractors hastened to complete the project before the deadline

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The first known use of hasten was in 1568

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“Hasten.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hasten. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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