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Synonyms for hustle
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bunco, bunco game, bunko, bunko game, con, confidence trick, confidence game, con game, gyp, hustle, sting, flimflam(noun)

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

    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, stir(verb)

    a rapid active commotion

    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. hustle(verb)

    cause to move furtively and hurriedly

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

    pluck, roll, bustle about, bustle

  4. bustle, bustle about, hustle(verb)

    move or cause to move energetically or busily

    "The cheerleaders bustled about excitingly before their performance"

    pluck, roll, bustle about, bustle

  5. hustle, pluck, roll(verb)

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

    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. hustle(verb)

    get by trying hard

    "she hustled a free lunch from the waiter"

    pluck, roll, bustle about, bustle

  7. hustle(verb)

    pressure or urge someone into an action

    pluck, roll, bustle about, bustle

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hustle(v. a.)

    push, jostle, justle, elbow, crowd

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  • صخبArabic
  • pospíchat, spěchatCzech
  • Hektik, hetzen, betrügen, Hast, sich beeilen, Hetze, Eile, abziehenGerman
  • darse prisa, apurarseSpanish
  • کلاشی کردنPersian
  • kiire, hoppu, huiputtaa, hoppuilla, kiiruhtaa, huijata, petkuttaa, kiirehtiä, hustleFinnish
  • bousculadeFrench
  • למהר, לרמותHebrew
  • lHungarian
  • agitandoLatin
  • razkruķītLatvian
  • whakatūkawikawi, taututetute, tutetute, ātuteMāori
  • apressar-sePortuguese
  • хасл, спешка, надувать, спешить, надуть, торопиться, раскрути́ть, толкотня, обмануть, суета, сутолока, обманыватьRussian
  • தள்ளுTamil
  • 喧囂Chinese

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