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Definition of haste:

  1. Celerity of motion; speed; swiftness; dispatch; expedition; - applied only to voluntary beings, as men and other animals.
  2. The state of being urged or pressed by business; hurry; urgency; sudden excitement of feeling or passion; precipitance; vehemence.
  3. To hasten; to hurry.

Synonyms:

tear, kick, expeditiousness, surge, move, giddiness, hasten, precipitancy, irrationality, vehemence, hurriedness, bang, hurly-burly, shake a leg, fleet, spate, sprint, whiz, make haste, scurry, wing, go like the wind, promptness, rip, fast, rushing, scamper, whisk, run like the wind, incautiousness, make tracks, pelt, charge, bucket, outburst, barrel, go like lightning, bolt, dispatch, zoom, get a move on, downfall, dispatch, importance, whirl, precipitateness, flush, caution, scoot, hurry, anticipation, make time, hastiness, precipitation, carelessness, testiness, get cracking, rush, precipitance, upsurge, trot, scuttle, run, impetuosity, festinate, unrestraint, hustle, hotfoot, celerity, prudence, expedition, rapidness, zip, rocket, scramble, press, plunge, careful, hotfoot it, scour, shoot, highball, fly, boot, excitation, foolhardiness, heedlessness, race, sail, speed, dash, recklessness, flit, dart, nip, hustling, thrill, rashness.

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