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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of haste.


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  • They "hasted," and a second or two after were creeping, doubled up lest their heads show above the darkened windows and arouse unwelcome curiosity, along the rear of Torrence.

    Left Guard Gilbert

  • So the sun stood still in the midst of heaven, and hasted not to go down about a whole day.

    Augustine on Creation

  • Existing tax law -- tax law that Republicans passed through reconciliation, I hasted to point out -- is that all the Bush tax cuts fully expire next year.

    Chris Weigant: Friday Talking Points [136] -- Girding For Battle

  • Having a little recover'd our Fatigue, Clodius hasted to convey us to his Castle, which stood in the Midst of Sardinia, encompass'd with many Lordships of his own: A Place truly magnificent, having been in former Times the Palace Royal of the Kings of


  • In the mean Time, there hasted to us all the Company of Hunters, who by their Carriage towards her, soon made me understand she was the Princess


  • Then as they hasted to the fray, some would fall and some rise up again, while others hadst thou seen laid low in death.


  • She being glad to get thus quit, hasted away, leaving the Man and his Wife to finish the Dispute between themselves.

    A Patch-Work Screen for the Ladies

  • But he repelled the feeling, as if it had been a suggestion of Satan, and took care that not a single word should escape to betray to the churchman that such a profane thought had ever occupied his bosom; on the contrary, he hasted to change the subject.

    The Fair Maid of Perth

  • They hasted out of the Tower as fast as they could, fastned and barricaded it up close, as they found it, and so left it.

    The Lining of the Patch-Work Screen

  • Robert; But the good Knight hasted away to the King, and laid the whole Transaction before his Majesty.

    The Lining of the Patch-Work Screen


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