Search Result for "hastening": 

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hasten \Has"ten\ (h[=a]s"'n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hastened (h[=a]s"'nd); p. pr. & vb. n. Hastening (h[=a]s"'n*[i^]ng).] To press; to drive or urge forward; to push on; to precipitate; to accelerate the movement of; to expedite; to hurry. [1913 Webster] I would hasten my escape from the windy storm. --Ps. lv. 8. [1913 Webster]