No prime minister would currently make a hurried retreat to the 1967 borders.
First is the notion that Big Medicine, that harsh and hurried money-sucking apparatus, is always wrong.
But as malaria, that ancient disease, has reminded us once again, progress – real progress – simply cannot be hurried.
He finally got word of where they were and hurried to see them.
He hurried there with his three children, 9-year-old Nga, 6-year-old Adam and 3-year-old Zohar.
Then, observing his stupefaction and the return of doubt to his mind, she hurried on.
Robert hurried upstairs, and quickly returned with the weapon.
He was approaching Aminta, who, when she saw him, hurried to meet him.
Robert hurried home, and rushed into the kitchen where his mother was at work.
They came from the library and thither Monte-Cristo hurried, followed by his son.
1590, first recorded in Shakespeare, who used it often; perhaps a variant of harry (v.), or perhaps a West Midlands sense of Middle English hurren "to vibrate rapidly, buzz," from Proto-Germanic *hurza "to move with haste" (cf. Middle High German hurren "to whir, move fast," Old Swedish hurra "to whirl round"), which also perhaps is the root of hurl. Related: hurried; hurrying.
c.1600, probably from hurry (v.).