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

 hur·ried /ˈhɝid, ˈhʌrid/
 (a.)匆忙的,倉促的,草率的

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hur·ry v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hurried p. pr. & vb. n. Hurrying.]
 1. To hasten; to impel to greater speed; to urge on.
    Impetuous lust hurries him on.   --South.
    They hurried him abroad a bark.   --Shak.
 2. To impel to precipitate or thoughtless action; to urge to confused or irregular activity.
 And wild amazement hurries up and down
 The little number of your doubtful friends.   --Shak.
 3. To cause to be done quickly.
 Syn: -- To hasten; precipitate; expedite; quicken; accelerate; urge.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Hur·ried a.
 1. Urged on; hastened; going or working at speed; as, a hurried writer; a hurried life.
 2. Done in a hurry; hence, imperfect; careless; as, a hurried job. “A hurried meeting.”
 -- Hur*ried*ly, adv. -- Hur*ried*ness, n.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 hurried
      See hurry

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 hurried
      adj : moving rapidly or performed quickly or in great haste; "a
            hurried trip to the store"; "the hurried life of a
            city"; "a hurried job" [ant: unhurried]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 hurry
      n 1: a condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry; "in a
           hurry to lock the door" [syn: haste]
      2: overly eager speed (and possible carelessness); "he soon
         regretted his haste" [syn: haste, hastiness, hurriedness,
          precipitation]
      3: the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner; "in
         his haste to leave he forgot his book" [syn: haste, rush,
          rushing]
      v 1: move very fast; "The runner zipped past us at breakneck
           speed" [syn: travel rapidly, speed, zip]
      2: act or move at high speed; "We have to rush!"; "hurry--it's
         late!" [syn: rush, hasten, look sharp, festinate]
      3: urge to an unnatural speed; "Don't rush me, please!" [syn: rush]
         [ant: delay]
      [also: hurried]