Hurry-scurry meaning

hûrē-skûrē, hŭrē-skŭrē
To move or act with undue hurry and confusion.
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Confused haste; agitation.
noun
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An agitated, confused rushing about; disorderly confusion.
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To hurry and scurry about; act hurriedly and confusedly.
verb
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Hurried and confused.
adjective
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In a hurried, confused manner.
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Origin of hurry-scurry

  • Reduplication of hurry

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition