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verb [intransitive] scurry pronunciation in British English /ˈskʌri/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyscurry
he/she/itscurries
present participlescurrying
past tensescurried
past participlescurried
  1. 1
    to move fast with small quick steps
    scurry about/around/off etc:

    They were scurrying around like ants.

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  2. 2
    to hurry to do something or to get something

    The animals scurried for shelter.

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scurry

 scurry pronunciation in British English  noun [countable]
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pluralscurries
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