What is the opposite of delaying?

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Adjective
Opposite of meant to delay or put off
Adjective
Opposite of tentative, unsure, or slow in acting or speaking
Adjective
Opposite of causing or tending to cause deliberate difficulties and delays
Noun
Opposite of the state of being irresolute
Noun
Opposite of the act or state of dilly-dallying
Noun
Opposite of an action such as prolonged speaking which obstructs progress in a legislative assembly in a way that does not technically contravene the required procedures
Noun
Opposite of disturbance or problems which interrupt an event, activity, or process
Noun
Opposite of dawdling
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to make (someone or something) late or slow
“We should avoid taking shortcuts just to hasten the time it takes to reach our destination.”
Verb
(advancing) Opposite of present participle for to put off until a later time
“Due to unforeseen circumstances, we will need to bring forward our holiday by a week.”
Verb
(proceeding) Opposite of present participle for to put off until a later time
“We need to proceed now, or the others will catch up to us!”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to move or act at a slow speed
“We must hurry to the airport, or we will miss our flight.”
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