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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 flur·ry /ˈflɝi, ˈflʌri/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Flur·ry n.; pl. Flurries
 1. A sudden and brief blast or gust; a light, temporary breeze; as, a flurry of wind.
 2. A light shower or snowfall accompanied with wind.
    Like a flurry of snow on the whistling wind.   --Longfellow.
 3. Violent agitation; commotion; bustle; hurry.
    The racket and flurry of London.   --Blakw. Mag.
 4. The violent spasms of a dying whale.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Flur·ry, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Flurried p. pr. & vb. n. Flurrying.] To put in a state of agitation; to excite or alarm.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a rapid bustling commotion [syn: bustle, hustle, ado,
           fuss, stir]
      2: a light brief snowfall and gust of wind (or something
         resembling that); "he had to close the window against the
         flurries"; "there was a flurry of chicken feathers" [syn:
         snow flurry]
      v 1: move in an agitated or confused manner
      2: cause to feel embarrassment; "The constant attention of the
         young man confused her" [syn: confuse, disconcert, put
      [also: flurried]