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As quickly or promptly as possible. I need to get this application in the mail posthaste, or else my work permit is going to expire! Please report to your supervisor posthaste.


(literary) with great speed: I shall send the invitations off post-haste.This comes from the old phrase haste, post, haste, which was written on letters to tell the post (= the person taking the letters) to ride quickly to deliver them.
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e alarmed Wilson went post-haste to see the then Director-General of the BBC, Sir Hugh Greene, and persuaded him to remove Steptoe from its scheduled slot.
The centre supplies accredited agents and clients with original spare parts, post-haste, with suitable prices.
Leave the charitable donations to me, I'll sort that out in the will, I want loved ones to hot-foot it to the nearest Interflora post-haste.
Cancel the wedding with the Visa lady) I will pass this documentation to them post-haste, says he.
They should be eliminated from our society with post-haste.
Into oblivion Post-haste Dear Sir, It used to take a week for a letter with QR1.
While Patnaik was moved out post-haste, Patil has gone on record saying that he won't quit.
BOA backed down post-haste, as did the handful of other banks that thought they would try something similar.
Additional local LPG production is being held hostage by vested interests who have mired the process in self-serving litigation, said LPGAP, adding that this matter must be taken up by Parliament and the judiciary post-haste.
Back Djokovic to win a set at 8-11 with Betfred and if that price disappears post-haste - Totesport went 4-7 from 8-13 yesterday - then Ladbrokes' 8-13 is also good value.
The state Home Minister Jayant Patil, in post-haste also announced the appointment of Jayant Umranikar to the newly created post of Director General of Police (Anti-Naxalite Special Operations).
Here are five more petitions that need to go up post-haste.
IF confidence breeds success, the huge odds for Neil Callan to be crowned top jockey at Royal Ascot should be snapped up post-haste.
With helpful software an essay can be read, marked with comments and notations and then returned post-haste to the sender.
The decision to build a wide-ranging, all-encompassing underground rail system in Dublin must be made post-haste.
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