Definition of hurry:
- The act of hurrying in motion or business; pressure; urgency; bustle; confusion.
- To cause to be done quickly.
- To hasten; to impel to greater speed; to urge on.
- To impel to precipitate or thoughtless action; to urge to confused or irregular activity.
- To move or act with haste; to proceed with celerity or precipitation; as, let us hurry.
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- expedite (part of speech: verb)
- run (part of speech: verb)
- speed (part of speech: verb)
- hasten (part of speech: verb)
- "The Claverings", Anthony Trollope.
- "The Girl at Cobhurst", Frank Richard Stockton.
- "Grace Harlowe's Golden Summer", Jessie Graham Flower.