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American English: /ˈhərid/
British English: /ˈhʌrɪd/

Translation of hurried in Spanish:


  • 1 (hasty)
    a hurried conversation over the phone
    una brevísima conversación telefónica
    we had a hurried meal and then rushed out
    comimos rápidamente y nos fuimos volando
    comimos a las carreras y nos fuimos volando [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • The sole sign of perturbation was in her hurried breathing.
    • A leisurely overland trip to Pusan took three weeks, hurried trips ten days.
    • Police say they wanted to clarify initial accounts which were based on hearsay, hurried details from dispatchers.
  • 2 (slapdash, careless) (work/scrawl)
    hecho deprisa
    hecho a las carreras [colloquial]
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