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Overview of noun hurry

The noun hurry has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (6) hurry, haste

(a condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry; "in a hurry to lock the door")

2. (2) haste, hastiness, hurry, hurriedness, precipitation

(overly eager speed (and possible carelessness); "he soon regretted his haste")

3. (1) haste, hurry, rush, rushing

(the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner; "in his haste to leave he forgot his book")


Overview of verb hurry

The verb hurry has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (30) travel rapidly, speed, hurry, zip

(move very fast; "The runner zipped past us at breakneck speed")

2. (8) rush, hasten, hurry, look sharp, festinate

(act or move at high speed; "We have to rush!"; "hurry

3. (1) rush, hurry

(urge to an unnatural speed; "Don't rush me, please!")

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