'Expedite' definitions:

Definition of 'expedite'

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Speed up the progress of; facilitate; "This should expedite the process" [syn: expedite, hasten]
Process fast and efficiently; "I will try to expedite the matter"

Definition of 'Expedite'

  • Expedite \Ex"pe*dite\, a. [L. expeditus, p. p. of expedire to free one caught by the foot, to extricate, set free, bring forward, make ready; ex out + pes, prdis, t. See Foot.]
  • 1. Free of impediment; unimpeded. [1913 Webster]
  • To make the way plain and expedite. --Hooker. [1913 Webster]
  • 2. Expeditious; quick; speedily; prompt. [1913 Webster]
  • Nimble and expedite . . . in its operation. --Tollotson. [1913 Webster]
  • Speech is a very short and expedite way of conveying their thoughts. --Locke. [1913 Webster]

Definition of 'Expedite'

  • Expedite \Ex"pe*dite\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Expedited; p. pr. & vb. n. Expediting.]
  • 1. To relieve of impediments; to facilitate; to accelerate the process or progress of; to hasten; to quicken; as, to expedite the growth of plants. [1913 Webster]
  • To expedite your glorious march. --Milton. [1913 Webster]
  • 2. To despatch; to send forth; to issue officially. [1913 Webster]
  • Such charters be expedited of course. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

Synonyms of 'expedite'

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