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English definition of “bustle”


verb [I]  /ˈbʌs·əl/ us  
to do things in a hurried and busy way: Thomas bustled around the apartment, getting everything ready.


noun [U]  /ˈbʌs·əl/ us  
busy activity: the bustle of the downtown business district
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