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Synonyms for hasten

Synonyms for (verb) hasten

Synonyms: rush, look sharp, hurry, hasten, festinate Definition: act or move at high speed Usage: We have to rush!; hurry--it's late!

Similar words: move, act Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel

Synonyms: stimulate, rush, induce, hasten Definition: cause to occur rapidly Usage: the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions

Similar words: set up, effect, effectuate Definition: produce Usage: The scientists set up a shock wave

Synonyms: hasten, hotfoot, hie, cannonball along, bucket along, pelt along, belt along, step on it, race, speed, rush, rush along Definition: move fast Usage: He rushed down the hall to receive his guests; The cars raced down the street

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: hasten, expedite Definition: speed up the progress of; facilitate Usage: This should expedite the process

Similar words: assist, aid, help Definition: give help or assistance; be of service Usage: Everyone helped out during the earthquake; Can you help me carry this table?; She never helps around the house