Check and Hasten


Check verb - To be in agreement on every point.

Hasten is an antonym for check.


Hasten verb - To cause to move or proceed fast or faster.
Usage example: hasten the activation of yeast with heat

Check is an antonym for hasten in hurry topic.

Nearby Words: hasty, haste, hastening

Common collocations

time check time hasten time
game check game hasten game
tree check tree hasten tree

Both words in one sentence

  • In reference to this, saluting in the field is known as a "Sniper Check", and lampshaded by saying it while doing it in an attempt to either discourage newer officers or hasten their replacement.
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