Etymology
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overhasty (adj.)

also over-hasty," "too hasty," 1570s, from phrase over hasty (Middle English); see over- + hasty.

updated on October 29, 2019

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Definitions of overhasty from WordNet

overhasty (adj.)
done with very great haste and without due deliberation; "hasty marriage seldom proveth well"- Shakespeare; "hasty makeshifts take the place of planning"- Arthur Geddes;
rejected what was regarded as an overhasty plan for reconversion
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