Definition of hastiness:
precipitancy, temerity, haste, foolhardiness, rush, precipitateness, hurry, hardihood, downfall, venturesomeness, precipitance, heedlessness, presumption, audacity, over-confidence, precipitation, hurriedness, careful, rushing, recklessness.
- "Memoirs of the Private Life, Return, and Reign of Napoleon in 1815, Vol. I", Pierre Antoine Edouard Fleury de Chaboulon.
It could not be done justice to in a few days, he said; but he would try and reconcile himself to the hastiness of his trip, by taking it for granted that the parts he had not seen were pretty much like those he had gone through, and a very fine country it was.- "Janet's Love and Service", Margaret M Robertson.
- "News from the Duchy", Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch.