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Definitions for hurried
ˈhɜr id, ˈhʌr-hur·ried
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word hurried.
moving rapidly or performed quickly or in great haste
"a hurried trip to the store"; "the hurried life of a city"; "a hurried job"
urged on; hastened; going or working at speed; as, a hurried writer; a hurried life
done in a hurry; hence, imperfect; careless; as, a hurried job
The numerical value of hurried in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of hurried in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of hurried in a Sentence
The first love-letter is an epoch in love's happy season — it makes assurance doubly sure — that which has hitherto, perhaps, only found utterance in sweet and hurried words, now seems to take a more tangible existence. A love-letter is a proof of how dearly, even in absence, you are remembered.
Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn:
We didn’t love freedom enough. And even more - we had no awareness of the real situation… we hurried to submit. We submitted with pleasure! We purely and simply deserved everything that happened afterward.
He kind of hurried out of the car, and then was like ‘I’m going to find someone else to hitchhike,’ and we’re like, okay, it was a weird situation.
While the fates permit, live happily life speeds on with hurried step, and with winged days the wheel of the headlong year is turned.
There's less time than ever in the primary care visits because the doctors are increasingly hurried, it's just that much easier to click a button, order the test and move on because it takes so much more effort and time to actually counsel the patient and to explain to the patient why a test is unnecessary.
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