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Haste, vb. 1) intr. to make haste, to use swiftness, to go speedily: Ven. 258. Ven. 258 Ven. 258 LLL II, 33. Mids. III, 2, 394. Merch. III, 4, 83. Wint. II, 3, 197. John III, 3, 6. H6A II, 5, 127. IV, 1, 10. H6C V, 4, 63. H8 III, 2, 225. Troil. IV, 1, 40. V, 5, 15. Cor. I, 5, 14. Caes. I, 3, 133. Hml. IV, 1, 37. V, 2, 397. Ant. II, 2, 167. Per. III Prol. 29.
2) trans. to push on, to urge on, to put to speed: “let it be so --d,” Merch. II, 2, 121. “I'll h. the writer,” H4A III, 1, 143. “h. on Montjoy,” H5 III, 5, 61. “h. her to the purpose,” Troil. IV, 3, 5. “h. them on,” Cor. V, 1, 74. “--s our marriage,” Rom. IV, 1, 11. “h. me to know it,” Hml. I, 5, 29 (let me quickly know it).
3) refl. to make haste, to go quickly: “I h. me to my bed,” Sonn. 27, 1. “why should I h. me thence,” 51, 3. “we will h. us,” Hml. III, 3, 26. Imperatively: “h. thee,” Meas. IV, 1, 7. John IV, 2, 260. Lr. V, 3, 251. “h. you,” Meas. III, 1, 273. All's II, 2, 74. Tim. II, 1, 15.
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