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hurriedness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hurried  \Hur"ried\,  a. 
  1.  Urged  on  hastened;  going  or  working  at  speed;  as  a 
  hurried  writer;  a  hurried  life. 
 
  2.  Done  in  a  hurry;  hence  imperfect;  careless;  as  a  hurried 
  job.  ``A  hurried  meeting.''  --Milton.  --  {Hur"ried*ly}, 
  adv  --  {Hur"ried*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hurriedness 
  n  :  overly  eager  speed  (and  possible  carelessness);  "he  soon 
  regretted  his  haste"  [syn:  {haste},  {hastiness},  {hurry}] 




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