festinate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin festīnātus

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (verb) IPA(key): /ˈfɛs.tɪˌneɪt/
  • (adjective) IPA(key): /ˈfɛstɪnət/
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Verb[edit]

festinate (third-person singular simple present festinates, present participle festinating, simple past and past participle festinated)

  1. (obsolete) To hurry.

Translations[edit]

Adjective[edit]

festinate (comparative more festinate, superlative most festinate)

  1. (obsolete) hurried, hasty
    • 1605: Advise the Duke where you are going, to a most festinate preparation — William Shakespeare, King Lear III.vii

Translations[edit]

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

festīnāte

  1. first-person plural present active imperative of festīnō