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scurry

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishscurryscur‧ry /ˈskʌri $ ˈskɜːri/ verb (scurried, scurrying, scurries) [intransitive always + adverb/preposition]  RUNto move quickly with short steps, especially because you are in a hurry People were scurrying off to work.scurry noun [singular]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
scurryAt the Bibelot book shop, I scurry about from aisle to aisle.His aides scurried about, murmuring to each other in Russian.The witches were ushered to the area in front of the thrones, and then Millie scurried away.Knots of people scurried in the snowy rain.They hear a scurrying in the tree above their heads.He was imagining them as they scurried to and fro like rats, like rabbits, when farmers burnt the stubble off their fields.It is recognition of this reality that has set the nations of the world scurrying to respond.
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Verb table
scurry
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyscurry
he, she, itscurries
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyscurried
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave scurried
he, she, ithas scurried
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad scurried
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill scurry
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have scurried
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam scurrying
he, she, itis scurrying
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you, we, theyare scurrying
Past
I, he, she, itwas scurrying
you, we, theywere scurrying
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been scurrying
he, she, ithas been scurrying
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been scurrying
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be scurrying
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been scurrying
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