Considering the enormity of this crisis, no administration would be able to manage the situation without some confusion or haste.
In their haste the government wranglers also damaged precious water resources Bundy had worked years to develop.
Was her coronation as the future queen of pop soul made in haste?
early 13c., from Old French haste "haste, urgency, hastiness" (12c., Modern French hâte), from Frankish *haifst "violence," from West Germanic *haifstiz (cf. Gothic haifsts "strife," Old English hæste "violent, vehement, impetuous"). To make haste is recorded by 1530s.
late 13c., from Old French haster (Modern French hâter), from haste (see haste). Now largely superseded by hasten (1560s).