make haste with


make haste with
See: HURRY ON WITH.

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • make\ haste\ with — • hurry on with • make haste with v. phr. To make rapid progress in an undertaking. Sue promised to hurry on with the report and send it out today …   Словарь американских идиом

  • make haste with — See: HURRY ON WITH …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Make Haste to Live — Directed by William A. Seiter Produced by William A. Seiter Written by Warren B. Duff Starring …   Wikipedia

  • make haste slowly — Cf. L. festina lente, make haste slowly; after SUETONIUS Augustus xxv. 4. nihil autem minus perfecto duci quam festinationem temeritatemque convenire arbitratur. crebro itaque illa iactabat: σπεῦδε βραδέως, he [Augustus] thought that haste and… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • To make haste — Haste Haste (h[=a]st), n. [OE. hast; akin to D. haast, G., Dan., Sw., & OFries. hast, cf. OF. haste, F. h[^a]te (of German origin); all perh. fr. the root of E. hate in a earlier sense of, to pursue. See {Hate}.] 1. Celerity of motion; speed;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Haste — (h[=a]st), n. [OE. hast; akin to D. haast, G., Dan., Sw., & OFries. hast, cf. OF. haste, F. h[^a]te (of German origin); all perh. fr. the root of E. hate in a earlier sense of, to pursue. See {Hate}.] 1. Celerity of motion; speed; swiftness;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • haste — [hāst] n. [ME < OFr < Frank * haist, violence, akin to OE hæst < IE base * k̑eibh , quick, violent > Sans s̍ibham, quick] 1. the act of hurrying; quickness of motion; rapidity 2. the act of hurrying carelessly or recklessly [haste… …   English World dictionary

  • Haste — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Haste >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 haste haste urgency Sgm: N 1 despatch despatch dispatch Sgm: N 1 acceleration acceleration spurt spirt forced march rush dash Sgm …   English dictionary for students

  • haste — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Swiftness Nouns haste, urgency; dispatch; acceleration, spurt, forced march, rush, dash; velocity; precipitancy, precipitation, precipitousness; impatience, impetuosity; expedition, earliness; hurry,… …   English dictionary for students

  • haste — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ great ▪ She worked with great haste. ▪ indecent (esp. BrE), undue, unseemly (esp. BrE) ▪ He accused the government of undue haste in bringing in the new law …   Collocations dictionary