hustle

Part of speech: verb

To shuffle together in confusion; jostle; shuffle along.

Part of speech: verb

To show energy and perseverance.

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Usage examples "hustle":

  1. They were both inclined to be rather careless of their ease and it had never entered their heads to hustle and bustle to make themselves comfortable on the trip. - "Molly Brown's Orchard Home", Nell Speed.
  2. It's getting late, and we'll have to hustle. - "The Bicyclers and Three Other Farces", John Kendrick Bangs.
  3. Hustle out of here, Bayliss! - "The High School Boys' Fishing Trip", H. Irving Hancock.