Translation of hurried in Spanish:

hurried

rápido, adj.

Pronunciation: /ˈhərid//ˈhʌrɪd/

adjective

  • 1

    (hasty)
    (footsteps/movements) rápido
    (movements/footsteps) apresurado
    (decision) precipitado
    a hurried conversation over the phone una brevísima conversación telefónica
    • we had a hurried meal and then rushed out comimos rápidamente y nos fuimos volando
    • The key witness made a hurried exposure.
    • However, his hurried snap-shot attempt failed to connect with the ball.
    • Police say they wanted to clarify initial accounts which were based on hearsay, hurried details from dispatchers.
    • Some very hurried adjustments of the stabilization strategy have been needed.
    • She quickly stood, giving a hurried curtsey which only seemed to make him more uneasy.
    • By this time, the manager was pushing a hurried path across the store.
    • I had to make a hurried trip to the airport.
    • Beware of making hurried judgments or acting out of anxiety.
    • A hurried repair put the computer back on line.
    • In the hurried process of moving to a new command himself, Hibbard thinks he might have signed off on the award.
    • We mustn't allow a hurried attempt by the political establishment to cover up torture in our name.
    • Mr Sparks had paid a hurried visit to her, saying he could only remain a short time.
    • They captured many of the records that the Germans left behind in their hurried departure.
    • The hurried change of allegiance left us feeling abject.
    • A leisurely overland trip to Pusan took three weeks, hurried trips ten days.
    • The lateness of the season necessitated a hurried construction of a wintering post.
    • Mr. Bennet looked down at the hurried missive from his wife, which had awaited his arrival at Gracechurch Street.
    • The sole sign of perturbation was in her hurried breathing.
    • My sense of what occurred was a very hurried encounter.
    • According to later reports, a hurried meeting took place in the transport department that morning.
  • 2

    (work/scrawl)
    (slapdash, careless)
    hecho deprisa
    hecho a las carreras informal