What does the word haste mean?

Usage examples for haste

  1. In great haste, but with our united best regards to Mrs. Adams and yourself. – John Leech, His Life and Work. Vol. 1 by William Powell Frith
  2. " There is need of haste, sahib. – Rung Ho! by Talbot Mundy
  3. I shall make haste- I promise thee, I shall make haste. – Darrel of the Blessed Isles by Irving Bacheller