Hasten and Run


Hasten verb - To proceed or move quickly.
Usage example: the contractors hastened to complete the project before the deadline

Run is a synonym for hasten in hurry topic. In some cases you can use "Run" instead a verb "Hasten", when it comes to topics like activity, move, scurry, rush.

Nearby Words: hasty, haste, hastening


Run verb - To go at a pace faster than a walk.
Usage example: we ran all the way to the bus stop, but still missed the bus

Hasten is a synonym for run in movement topic. You can use "Hasten" instead a verb "Run", if it concerns topics such as move, race, scurry, hurry.

Nearby Word: running

Common collocations

way hasten way run way
bit hasten bit run bit
game hasten game run game
lives hasten lives run lives

Both words in one sentence

  • Western Animation / Looney Tunes A lot of Road Runner cartoons run on this (a perfect example is a retractable wall from "Stop, Look and Hasten" (1954, Jones)).
  • Super Speed It consists of Super Speed, the "run really fast" power, Flurry, "punch fast", Whirlwind, the "spin around and make a tornado" trick, and Hasten, which makes it so that you can use your other powers more often.
    Source: Super Speed
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Run and Hasten. (2016). Retrieved 2023, June 06, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/hasten/run
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