Meaning of “flurry” in the English Dictionary

"flurry" in British English

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flurrynoun

uk /ˈflʌr.i/ us /ˈflɝː.i/

(Definition of “flurry” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"flurry" in American English

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flurrynoun [ C ]

us /ˈflɜr·i, ˈflʌr·i/

a sudden light fall of snow, blown in different directions by the wind:

Heavy snow will be tapering off to flurries in the morning.

A flurry is also a lot of sudden activity:

There was a flurry of excitement as the president walked in.

(Definition of “flurry” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)