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synonyms for hurried

  • abrupt
  • cursory
  • hasty
  • headlong
  • hectic
  • precipitous
  • speedy
  • sudden
  • brief
  • fast
  • precipitate
  • rushing
  • short
  • breakneck
  • double-time
  • impetuous
  • perfunctory
  • precipitant
  • slapdash
  • subitaneous
  • superficial
  • swift
See also synonyms for: hurriedly / hurriedness

antonyms for hurried

MOST RELEVANT
  • calm
  • delayed
  • gradual
  • leisurely
  • slow
  • unhurried
  • lengthy
  • long
  • easily
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How to use hurried in a sentence

It’s a tall order, period, let alone in such a condensed time frame, leaving some to question whether such a hurried legislative push can lead to anything meaningful.
WHY THE BIPARTISAN PUSH TO PREVENT ANOTHER JAN. 6 IS RUNNING OUT OF TIMEERIC CORTELLESSAMAY 12, 2022TIME
Two days of hurried packing later, the residents, most of whom are ambulatory, piled onto two school buses from LaFourche Parish for the expected four hour and 40 minute ride inland.
WHAT HURRICANE IDA MEANS FOR LOUISIANA'S COVID-19 PROBLEMALICE PARKSEPTEMBER 1, 2021TIME
The book uses perspectives of the very young and very old, which offers a much-needed reset to my hurried mind.
THE ALL-TIME BEST SUMMER BOOKS, ACCORDING TO OUR READERSSTEPHANIE MERRYMAY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It was a look back at diagnosis codes, often entered by hurried clinicians.
COVID-19 CAN AFFECT THE BRAIN. NEW CLUES HINT AT HOWLAURA SANDERSAPRIL 27, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Hoosier hurried on board the boat, and followed Dick's instructions to the letter.
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At Felipe's cry, the women waiting in the hall hurried in, wailing aloud as their first glance showed them all was over.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
A small contingent of the members hurried off to applaud the successful comic opera of the hour.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
How long he lay there he did not know, but he opened his eyes when from the outside he heard hurried footsteps.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
He hurried to the Hotel d'Ettres; but the scenes of careless gaiety he saw there, seemed only to chafe his mind.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
But he could not bear the reflection, and with fevered impatience, he hurried through the business of the morning.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
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WORDS RELATED TO HURRIED

  • hasty
  • hurried
  • jerky
  • precipitate
  • precipitous
  • quick
  • rushing
  • sudden
  • surprising
  • unanticipated
  • unceremonious
  • unexpected
  • unforeseen
  • breakneck
  • expeditious
  • fast
  • hasty
  • hurried
  • quick
  • rapid
  • speedy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.