How to Pronounce Hast?

Correct pronunciation for the word "Hast" is [hˈe͡ɪst], [hˈe‍ɪst], [h_ˈeɪ_s_t].

What are the misspellings for Hast?

"Hast" in context

Hast is an old Scandinavian word meaning haste or hurry, with many applications to modern day and ancient society. Today it is used in modern English mostly to mean a sense of urgency and adrenaline-filled speed. This can be used in conversation to describe a person who is quick to act or move, or perhaps to assign a task with a high level of urgency.

The origin of the word "hast" dates back to the Old Norse or Proto-Germanic language, and is related to the Old English word "haste". It emphasizes a sharpness of speed and a need for immediacy that still applies today.


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