how to pronounce hurry


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hurry is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of hurry in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… and hurry along as fast as they can …”

meaning of hurry

Hurry means to move or act with haste.

hurry frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word hurry occurs in english on average 17.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics hurry can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that hurry can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to hurry


words that rhyme with hurry


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