from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Moving or acting rapidly.
- adjective Required to move or act more rapidly; rushed.
- adjective Done in great haste.
from The Century Dictionary.
- Done in a hurry; exhibiting hurry.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Urged on; hastened; going or working at speed
- adjective Done in a hurry; hence, imperfect; careless.
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- adjective Done in a hurry;
- verb Simple past tense and past participle of
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adjective moving rapidly or performed quickly or in great haste
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After that, I knew it would be only a question of time until they would trace you here, and I hurried; oh, I _hurried_!
Callahan said that extends to the actual process of electing a new speaker, which she described as hurried and secretive.
Williams, who had hurried from the floor for medical treatment, came back out to shoot the free throws with his eye already severely swollen.
When he saw them, he hurried from the entrance of his tent to meet them and bowed low to the ground.
Well, hurried is a relative term, since wading through such masses of people was not quick.
He spoke in hurried gasps, as though he had been running violently and far.
The six o'clock whistles still reverberated when Sam Arkin hurried down the factory stairs and out to the corner where he was to meet Shenah Pessah.
She was very still for a moment, smiled, trembled from head to foot, blushed scarlet, took her mother by the hand, and without a word hurried to the house.
Sumner could never have told very precisely what passed after the verdict had been given, save that as in a dizzy dream he heard applause within and cheers without; then he saw the fetters on the wrists of General Benson and saw him hurried from the room between two officers, followed by Major Madison and Aurelia.
But as Edwin hurried Louise away, the look that passed between the two young men was enough to blot out henceforward all friendship, all brotherhood.