An example of hasten is what you do to the demise of a company when you post lots of negative reviews of a company that is going bankrupt.
An example of hasten is when you volunteer right away for an exciting job.
Fanned the wet paint to hasten drying.
Negotiations that hastened the end of the war.
The guard hastened him out of the room.
Origin of hasten
- From haste + -en.