festinate [v. fes-tuh-neyt; adj. fes-tuh-neyt, -nit]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), festinated, festinating.
1. to hurry; hasten.
Origin: 1595-1605; < Latin festīnātus hurried, past participle of festināre; see -ate
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