SCURRY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of scurry
Definition:
v. go with light running steps; move about or proceed hurriedly
Example:
Do not worry if I scurry from the grill room in a hurry.
Sentence in Classic:
Always hurry and scurry, looking for copy and sometimes not finding it: and then, always to have something new in your stuff.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
The chair gave a sort of scurry, reeled on a few more yards, and came to her end amid a particularly promising patch of bluebells.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
Thus, many men of courage, he considered, would be obliged to desert the colors and scurry like chickens.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane Context
Levin rose to his feet, took off his overcoat, and scurrying over the rough ice round the hut, came out on the smooth ice and skated without effort, as it were, by simple exercise of will, increasing and slackening speed and turning his course.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Yet no sooner will the eagle have left the room to seek the study of his superior officer than he will go scurrying along (papers held close to his nose) like any partridge.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
Prissy and Wade scurried for the cellar and crouched in the cobwebbed darkness, Prissy squalling at the top of her voice and Wade sobbing and hiccoughing.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context