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hur·ry-scur·ry (hur·ry-skur·ry)

hurry-scurry (hurry-skurry)

 
pronunciation:
huh ri skuh ri
parts of speech:
noun, adverb, adjective, intransitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition: confused, disorderly rushing about.
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: in a hurried, disordered manner; confusedly.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: exhibiting confusion or disorderly hurriedness.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: hurry-scurries, hurry-skurries, hurry-scurrying, hurry-skurrying, hurry-scurried, hurry-skurried
definition: to move or go about in a confused or hurried manner.