haste

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haste

noun acceleration, alacrity, briskness, celerity, dash, dispatch, eagerness to act quickly, expedition, festinatio, flurry, frenzy, hurriedness, hurry, hustle, inability to wait, precipitance, precipitancy, precipitousness, properantia, properatio, rapidity, rashness, rush, speed, swiftness, urgency, velocity
Associated concepts: speedy trial
Foreign phrases: Festinatio justitiae est noverca infortunii.The hastening of justice is the stepmother of misfortune.
See also: dispatch
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The Committee has quite rightly and wisely opined that despite all unwarranted allegations Pakistan will not react in haste and noted that the close interaction with the US leadership following the US President's new South Asia policy announcement has so far been useful in creating a better understanding of each other's perspectives on the best way forward and this is quite appreciable stance which Islamabad has taken in the prevailing situation.
Earlier, speaking in the National Assembly, Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafiq said that the government believes that conducting Local Bodies elections in haste could prove detrimental to the democratic process.
It is maybe not the wisest thing to get married in haste on the rebound though.
But that does not imply that decisions have to be taken in haste or without adequate debate and discussion.
He alleged that government worked out budget for the fiscal 2013-14 in haste and no relief was given to the poor segments of society through this budget.
The government has now retracted the bill in haste without taking us into confidence," he said.
The ADB report issued on Sunday has indicated that power prices will by 45% due to the rental power plants agreements signed in haste.
The members of senate while opposing the process of legislation in haste said they be provided opportunity to study the bills and express their opinion before they were presented in the house for approval.