hurry-up

adjective
hur·​ry-up | \ ˈhər-ē-ˌəp How to pronounce hurry-up (audio) , ˈhə-rē- \

Definition of hurry-up

: speeded up : completed in a hurry a hurry-up dinner

First Known Use of hurry-up

1902, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hurry-up was in 1902

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hurry up and wait

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“Hurry-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hurry-up. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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