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flurried Syllabification: flur·ried
Pronunciation: /ˈflərēd/

Definition of flurried in English:


(Of a person) agitated, nervous, or anxious: I sat down, feeling a little flurried and excited
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  • If you're used to the pace of AFL or rugby union, then watching gridiron is like chess with helmets - lots of waiting around for five seconds of flurried activity.
  • Tansini's approach is the antithesis of Parry's, replacing measured inexorability with a sequence of flurried, furtive conversations that hurtle into the stuff of nightmare.
  • Two elderly unmarried ladies were sitting on the front porch of their country house convincing each other they had made the right choice in life, when a rooster chased a flurried hen past them.
agitated, flustered, ruffled, in a panic, worked up, beside oneself, overwrought, perturbed, frantic
informalin a flap, in a state, in a twitter, in a fluster, in a dither, in a tizzy

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