Usage examples for hurrying

  1. See Pinocchio hurrying off to school with his new A- B- C book under his arm! – The Adventures of Pinocchio by C. Collodi--Pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini
  2. He galloped away and his hurrying feet woke her to the sense that the dawn was upon them. – In the Border Country by Josephine Daskam Bacon
  3. He read it all, and knew that he was hurrying on too quickly. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  4. The man had heard strange news and stopped to pass it on, and the next moment Ned was hurrying as fast as his long legs could take him back to the castle. – Simon by J. Storer Clouston
  5. The boys were hurrying together from the shop, when Thomas caught Alec by the arm. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  6. Sir John came hurrying in from the garden with a look of astonishment on his countenance, and her ladyship's own maid was sent down to know if anything had happened. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  7. No one else, least of all Monsieur and Mademoiselle Bliss, who would in that case come hurrying back from America. – The Belovéd Traitor by Frank L. Packard
  8. " Let us leave them for a while," said Repton, hurrying over to where Massingbred and the Nelligans were yet standing in silent sorrow. – The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II) by Charles James Lever
  9. Men were hurrying by with light step. – Mr. Achilles by Jennette Lee
  10. Then Sutton came, hurrying to help him. – The Romantic by May Sinclair
  11. To Howison- who was himself a confessed heart case- he wrote, " My heart has been kicking about terribly of late, stopping, and hurrying and aching and so forth, but I do not propose to give up to it too much." – The Letters of William James, Vol. II by William James
  12. You are hurrying to get through so that we may leave this sleepy town. – The Window-Gazer by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
  13. The day was rather cold and everyone was hurrying about his duties, personal or religious, or else seeking a place of warmth and shelter. – Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile) by Isaac Landman
  14. Then she mentioned the Almighty's name, and, as they were hurrying away, a little table alongside the bed went round about the floor twenty times. – The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries by W. Y. Evans Wentz
  15. The next minute I was hurrying to catch the night boat to Boston, because I thought she was going to you and that I might have to deal with you. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  16. He was up in an instant and hurrying toward the kitchen door. – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  17. He turned back to the door and shouted to his father, who came hurrying out; then he looked at me. – The Green Satin Gown by Laura E. Richards
  18. Where is she hurrying? – Heathen Master Filcsik by Kálmán Mikszáth
  19. She came hurrying to him. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science July 1930 by Various
  20. It was beautiful to see him standing boldly upright, his feet apart, leaning back against the pressure, making head against the hurrying water. – The Silent Places by Steward Edward White