- The definition of hasty is done very quickly, generally with little thought or attention.
An example of the use of the word hasty as an adjective is in the phrase, "This project looks rather hasty," which means that the project looks as though it had been put together in a little amount of time and without much care.
hasty definition by Webster's New World
hasty definition by American Heritage Dictionary
adjective hast·i·er, hast·i·est
- Characterized by speed; rapid. See Synonyms at fast1.
- Done or made too quickly to be accurate or wise; rash: a hasty decision. See Synonyms at impetuous.
- Easily angered; irritable.
- hastˈi·ly adverb
- hastˈi·ness noun