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Definition of hurtle verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    [intransitive] + adv./prep.Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they hurtle
    he / she / it hurtles
    past simple hurtled
    -ing form hurtling
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  1. 1to move very fast in a particular direction synonym careen
  2. 2 A runaway car came hurtling toward us.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: hurtle