Definition of bustle
- bustled around the kitchen
- The house was bustling with activity.
She bustled around the kitchen getting ready for dinner guests.
on Saturdays the city's downtown bustles with activity as a farmers' market sets up shop
First Known Use: 1548See Words from the same year
First Known Use: 1782See Words from the same year
: to move or go in a busy or hurried way
: to have a lot of busy activity
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