What does hurtle mean?

Definitions for hurtle
ˈhɜr tlhur·tle

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hurtle.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hurtle(verb)

    move with or as if with a rushing sound

    "The cars hurtled by"

  2. lunge, hurl, hurtle, thrust(verb)

    make a thrusting forward movement

  3. hurl, hurtle, cast(verb)

    throw forcefully

Wiktionary

  1. hurtle(Noun)

    A fast movement in literal or figurative sense.

  2. hurtle(Noun)

    A clattering sound.

  3. hurtle(Verb)

    To move rapidly, violently, or without control.

  4. hurtle(Verb)

    To meet with violence or shock; to clash; to jostle.

  5. hurtle(Verb)

    To make a threatening sound, like the clash of arms; to make a sound as of confused clashing or confusion; to resound.

  6. hurtle(Verb)

    To hurl or fling; to throw hard or violently.

    He hurtled the wad of paper angrily at the trash can and missed by a mile.

  7. hurtle(Verb)

    To push; to jostle; to hurl.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hurtle(verb)

    to meet with violence or shock; to clash; to jostle

  2. Hurtle(verb)

    to move rapidly; to wheel or rush suddenly or with violence; to whirl round rapidly; to skirmish

  3. Hurtle(verb)

    to make a threatening sound, like the clash of arms; to make a sound as of confused clashing or confusion; to resound

  4. Hurtle(verb)

    to move with violence or impetuosity; to whirl; to brandish

  5. Hurtle(verb)

    to push; to jostle; to hurl

  6. Origin: [OE. hurtlen, freq. of hurten. See Hurt, v. t., and cf. Hurl.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Hurtle

    hurt′l, v.t. to dash against: to move violently: to clash: to rattle.—v.i. to move rapidly with a whirring sound. [Freq. of hurt in its original sense.]

Anagrams for hurtle »

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  2. ruleth

How to pronounce hurtle?

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How to say hurtle in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hurtle in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hurtle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of hurtle in a Sentence

  1. Mark Clawson:

    It is a near-constant roar akin to a full-throttle 747 interspersed with deafening, earth-shattering explosions that hurtle 100-pound (45-kg) lava bombs 100 feet (30 meters) into the air.

Images & Illustrations of hurtle

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