Variant of expedite
- to speed up or make easy the progress or action of; hasten; facilitate
- to do quickly
- Rare to send off; issue officially; dispatch
Origin: ; from Classical Latin expeditus, past participle of expedire, literally , to free one caught by the feet, hence hasten, dispatch ; from ex-, out plush pes (gen. pedis), foot
- not impeded
- prompt, ready, or alert
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