overhasty overhasty

Definition(s):

  • (adj) done with very great haste and without due deliberation

Usage(s):

  • I appreciate the trouble you took to react to my overhasty note.

News

  • Top of the heap, king of the hill? It’s up to you

    Every so often overhasty bloggers write about why they are leaving New York City. Some of the pieces decry how expensive it is to live here, how the city's creative energy has dwindled, or the city's unfriendly ways, but in essence the posts are all the same.
    on April 8, 2014     Source: amNewYork

Quotes

  1. "We both think that it is not true that a crisis has erupted in Europe because of the failure to adopt the constitution. That is why we do not think that it is necessary to seek any too quick, radical, overhasty solution," Klaus told journalists.
    on Jan 25, 2007 By: Vaclav Klaus Source: Czech Happenings

  2. "I will not be rushed into overhasty response or action," Mandelson said.
    on Apr 26, 2005 By: Peter Mandelson Source: International Herald Tribune

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