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Definition of hurry up phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

hurry up

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

hurry up (with something)

 
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to do something more quickly because there is not much time I wish the bus would hurry up and come. Hurry up! We're going to be late. Hurry up with the scissors. I need them.

hurry somebody/somethingup

 
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to make someone do something more quickly; to make something happen more quickly Can you do anything to hurry it up?
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