: happening or done very quickly or too quickly
: working very quickly or too quickly
: going or working at speed <a hurried waitress>
Examples of HURRIED
- The general was forced to make a hurried decision.
- She had a hurried meeting with her advisers before speaking to the press.
First Known Use of HURRIED
Related to HURRIED
- cursory, drive-by, flying, gadarene, headlong, helter-skelter, hasty, overhasty, pell-mell, precipitate, precipitous, rash, rushed
- deliberate, unhurried, unrushed
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