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hurry (sb/sth) up

phrasal verb with hurry uk   /ˈhʌr.i/  us   /ˈhɝː-/ verb [I or T]
B1 to ​move or do things more ​quickly than ​normal or to make someone do this: Hurry up or we'll ​miss the ​train. Could you ​hurry the ​children up, or ​theirdinner will get ​cold.hurry up and do sth to do something very ​soon: All I ​wanted was for those ​people to ​hurry up and ​leave.

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(Definition of hurry (sb/sth) up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (使)加快…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)加快…
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