hurry

DEFINITIONS OF: hurry

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v move very fast

Synonyms:
speed, travel rapidly, zip
Types:
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dart, fleet, flit, flutter
move along rapidly and lightly; skim or dart
run
move fast by using one's feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time
whizz, whizz along, zoom, zoom along
move along very quickly
butterfly
flutter like a butterfly
clip, jog, trot
run at a moderately swift pace
scamper, scurry, scuttle, skitter
to move about or proceed hurriedly
romp
run easily and fairly fast
run bases
run around the bases, in baseball
streak
run naked in a public place
run
run with the ball; in such sports as football
outrun
run faster than
jog
run for exercise
sprint
run very fast, usually for a short distance
lope
run easily
rush
run with the ball, in football
hare
run quickly, like a hare
Type of:
go, locomote, move, travel
change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically

v act or move at high speed

hurry--it's late!”
Synonyms:
festinate, hasten, look sharp, rush
Type of:
act, move
perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

v urge to an unnatural speed

Synonyms:
rush
Antonyms:
delay, detain, hold up
cause to be slowed down or delayed
Type of:
exhort, press, urge, urge on
force or impel in an indicated direction

n the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner

Synonyms:
haste, rush, rushing
Types:
bolt, dash
the act of moving with great haste
scamper, scramble, scurry
rushing about hastily in an undignified way
Type of:
motion, move, movement
the act of changing location from one place to another

n overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)

Synonyms:
haste, hastiness, hurriedness, precipitation
Types:
abruptness, precipitance, precipitancy, precipitateness, precipitousness, suddenness
the quality of happening with headlong haste or without warning
Type of:
fastness, speed, swiftness
a rate (usually rapid) at which something happens

n a condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry

“in a hurry to lock the door”
Synonyms:
haste
Type of:
urgency
the state of being urgent; an earnest and insistent necessity
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