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hastened

adjective

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hastened

verb
past tense of hasten

Synonyms & Antonyms of hastened (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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“Hastened.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hastened. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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