Definition of hurry-scurry in English:

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hurry-scurry

Pronunciation: /ˌhərēˈskərē/
archaic

noun

Disorderly haste; confused hurrying.

adjective& adverb

With hurry and confusion.

Origin

Mid 18th century: reduplication of hurry.

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Syllabification: hur·ry-scur·ry

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