Synonyms for (adjective) hurried

Synonyms: hurried

Definition: moving rapidly or performed quickly or in great haste

Usage: a hurried trip to the store; the hurried life of a city; a hurried job

Similar words: quick, fast, flying

Definition: hurried and brief

Usage: paid a flying visit; took a flying glance at the book; a quick inspection; a fast visit


Similar words: headlong, hasty

Definition: excessively quick

Usage: made a hasty exit; a headlong rush to sell


Similar words: hasty, overhasty, precipitant, precipitate, precipitous

Definition: done with very great haste and without due deliberation

Usage: hasty marriage seldom proveth well- Shakespeare; hasty makeshifts take the place of planning- Arthur Geddes; rejected what was regarded as an overhasty plan for reconversion; wondered whether they had been rather precipitate in deposing the king


Similar words: pell-mell, helter-skelter

Definition: with undue hurry and confusion

Usage: a helter-skelter kind of existence with never a pause; a pell-mell dash for the train


Similar words: rush, rushed

Definition: done under pressure

Usage: a rush job