Synonyms of make haste in English:

make haste

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1‘I made haste down the stairs’


hurry, go fast, go quickly, hasten, hurtle, dash, dart, race, rush, fly, flash, shoot, streak, bolt, bound, blast, charge, chase, career, hurry up, speed up, scurry, scramble, scamper, scuttle, sprint, run, gallop, go like lightning, go hell for leather

British scutter

informal whizz, whoosh, vroom, tear, scoot, hare, pelt, zip, whip, zoom, belt, beetle, buzz, get a move on, step on it, hotfoot it, leg it, burn rubber, go like a bat out of hell

British informal bomb, bucket, shift, put one's foot down, go like the clappers

Scottish informal wheech

North American informal hightail, barrel, boogie, clip, lay rubber, get the lead out

North American vulgar slang drag ass, haul ass, tear ass

informal, dated cut along

archaic post, hie, fleet


dawdle, crawl