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flurry
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flurry /flurry/
  • danh từ
    • cơn gió mạnh; (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) cơn mưa dông bất chợt; trận mưa tuyết bất chợt
    • sự nhộn nhịp, sự náo động; sự xôn xao, sự bối rối
    • cơn giãy chết của cá voi
    • sự lên giá xuống giá bất chợt (ở thị trường chứng khoán)
    • ngoại động từ
      • làm nhộn nhịp, làm náo động; làm xôn xao, làm bối rối
    Thesaurus Dictionary
    n.
    1 activity, commotion, ado, to-do, fuss, upset, hubbub, pother, stir, excitement, disturbance, agitation, tumult, whirl, furore, bustle, hurry, hustle, flutter, fluster; burst, outburst; Colloq tizzy:
    I was happy to leave the worry and flurry of the city. There was a brief flurry of activity at the Stock Exchange today.
    v.
    2 confuse, bewilder, agitate, put out, disturb, excite, fluster, disconcert, upset, perturb, unsettle, shake (up), Colloq rattle:
    He was quite flurried by the arrival of the police.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + noun (plural flurries)
    1 [usually sing.] an occasion when there is a lot of activity, interest, excitement, etc. within a short period of time: a sudden flurry of activity + Her arrival caused a flurry of excitement. + A flurry of shots rang out in the darkness.
    2 a small amount of snow, rain, etc. that falls for a short time and then stops: snow flurries + flurries of snow
    3 a sudden short movement of paper or fabric, especially clothes: The ladies departed in a flurry of silks and satins.
    Collocation Dictionary
    noun

    1 small amount of rain/snow

    ADJ.

    snow

    PHRASES

    a flurry of rain/snow

    2 short sudden burst of sth

    ADJ.

    brief, sudden
    There was a sudden flurry of interest in the book.

    PREP.

    ~ of

    PHRASES

    a flurry of activity/excitement



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