What are some opposite words for scurry?

Antonyms for scurry
ˈskɜr i, ˈskʌr i

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term scurry.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. scamper, scramble, scurry(verb)

    rushing about hastily in an undignified way

    Synonyms:
    scramble, scuffle, scamper

  2. scurry, scamper, skitter, scuttle(verb)

    to move about or proceed hurriedly

    "so terrified by the extraordinary ebbing of the sea that they scurried to higher ground"

    Synonyms:
    skip, skim, scuttle, scamper, skitter

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. scurry(a)

    Synonyms:
    despicable, abject, low, mean, contemptible

  2. scurry(v)

    Synonyms:
    hurry, scamper, scuddle, scuttle

How to use scurry in a sentence?

  1. Matt Flynn:

    A lot of these other people. They are very, very nice people, but they scurry around with all of these various identities and so on, and I think that sets me apart as well, so my own belief is that we should get rid of the caucuses in the Democratic Party and come together again.

How to pronounce scurry?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say scurry in sign language?

  1. scurry

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Which of the following terms is not a synonym of "shopsoiled"?
  • A. hackneyed
  • B. new
  • C. commonplace
  • D. well-worn

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