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

Translation of hurried in Spanish:


  • 1.1 (hasty)
    a hurried conversation over the phone
    una brevísima conversación telefónica
    we had a hurried meal and then rushed out
    comimos rápidamente or [colloquial] a las carreras y nos fuimos volando
    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.
    1.2 (slapdash, careless)
    hecho deprisa
    hecho a las carreras [colloquial]

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    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.