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Synonyms for hustle
ˈhʌs əlhus·tle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bunco, bunco game, bunko, bunko game, con, confidence trick, confidence game, con game, gyp, hustle, sting, flimflamnoun

    a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property

    Synonyms:
    confidence game, bunco, insect bite, convict, bunko, confidence trick, stir, fuss, flurry, stinging, bunko game, con game, gyp, ado, yard bird, bustle, bunco game, pang, con, sting, inmate, yardbird, flimflam, bite

  2. bustle, hustle, flurry, ado, fuss, stirverb

    a rapid active commotion

    Synonyms:
    confidence game, bunco, snow flurry, tizzy, dither, bickering, squabble, flap, bicker, bunko, confidence trick, spat, tiff, hassle, stir, flurry, bunko game, con game, gyp, ado, fuss, pettifoggery, pother, bustle, bunco game, trouble, con, sting, splash, flimflam, bother

  3. hustleverb

    cause to move furtively and hurriedly

    "The secret service agents hustled the speaker out of the amphitheater"

    Synonyms:
    pluck, roll, bustle about, bustle

  4. bustle, bustle about, hustleverb

    move or cause to move energetically or busily

    "The cheerleaders bustled about excitingly before their performance"

    Synonyms:
    pluck, roll, bustle about, bustle

  5. hustle, pluck, rollverb

    sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity

    Synonyms:
    roll, vagabond, hook, wind, ramble, cull, wrap, range, rob, pick, stray, rove, wave, pluck, deplumate, twine, surcharge, soak, overcharge, pull off, cast, flap, pull, wander, gazump, plunk, plume, bustle about, revolve, roll up, swan, deplume, roll out, pick off, tramp, turn over, bustle, undulate, tear, drift, tweak, seethe, displume, fleece, roam, wheel

  6. hustleverb

    get by trying hard

    "she hustled a free lunch from the waiter"

    Synonyms:
    pluck, roll, bustle about, bustle

  7. hustleverb

    pressure or urge someone into an action

    Synonyms:
    pluck, roll, bustle about, bustle

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hustleverb

    Synonyms:
    push, jostle, justle, elbow, crowd

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hustleverb

    Synonyms:
    jostle

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "hustle":

    scam

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How to use hustle in a sentence?

  1. Terrence Ross:

    Everybody was just going extreme tonight. We were playing with a lot of energy, a lot of hustle, any time you play like that, you're going to give yourself a good chance.

  2. Purvi Raniga:

    Dreams. All this hustle for my dreams. All tries and failures for my dreams. All encounters of difficulties for my dreams. All flash of light in the end of tunnel for my dreams. Purvi Raniga.

  3. Mr vybs live:

    If You Wake Up And Find Yourself In A Place Called Uganda, Hustle & Pray Or You’re Finished.

  4. Siddharth Astir:

    You can either judge someone's hustle or focus on your own.

  5. Drew Lieberman:

    Sideline Hustle used to be in the NFL that guys tried to stay on one team for as long as possible, and there are a few guys who decided that the No. 1 thing they wanted to do was get paid as much as possible, which is their right.


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  • صخبArabic
  • spěchat, pospíchatCzech
  • Hektik, Hast, sich beeilen, betrügen, Hetze, Eile, hetzen, abziehenGerman
  • apurarse, darse prisaSpanish
  • کلاشی کردنPersian
  • kiirehtiä, hustle, huijata, petkuttaa, kiiruhtaa, kiire, hoppu, huiputtaa, hoppuillaFinnish
  • bousculadeFrench
  • למהר, לרמותHebrew
  • lHungarian
  • mendorong dengan cepatIndonesian
  • attività febbrileItalian
  • agitandoLatin
  • razkruķītLatvian
  • taututetute, tutetute, ātute, whakatūkawikawiMāori
  • pośpiechPolish
  • apressar-sePortuguese
  • обманывать, толкотня, спешка, сутолока, надувать, спешить, суета, надуть, хасл, обмануть, торопиться, раскрути́тьRussian
  • தள்ளுTamil
  • aceleTurkish
  • 喧囂Chinese

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