hustle

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1 hustle /ˈhʌsəl/ verb
hustles; hustled; hustling /ˈhʌsəlɪŋ/
1 hustle
/ˈhʌsəl/
verb
hustles; hustled; hustling /ˈhʌsəlɪŋ/
Learner's definition of HUSTLE
[+ object] : to quickly move or push (someone) often in a rough way
[no object] chiefly US
: to move or work in a quick and energetic way
: to play a sport with a lot of energy and effort
US, informal
: to get (something, such as money) in an illegal or improper way
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object] : to sell (something illegal, such as drugs) : to sell (something) in an illegal or improper way
[+ object] informal
: to take something and especially money from (someone) by lying or doing something unfair : to swindle or cheat (someone)
chiefly US : to earn money by playing (a gambling game) and especially by playing against people who are less skillful than you are
[no object] US, informal : to work as a prostitute

hustle up

[phrasal verb]
hustle up (something) or hustle (something) up US, informal
: to quickly get or find (something)
2 hustle /ˈhʌsəl/ noun
plural hustles
2 hustle
/ˈhʌsəl/
noun
plural hustles
Learner's definition of HUSTLE
[noncount]
: energetic activity
chiefly US : effort and energy in playing a sport
[count] informal : a dishonest plan for getting money
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