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Ways of telling someone to hurry - thesaurus

Synonyms

hurry up

mainly spoken used for telling someone to do something more quickly

come on

used for telling someone to hurry

get a move on

used for telling someone to hurry

there’s no time to lose

used for telling someone to hurry

get/put your skates on

used for telling someone to hurry

what are you waiting for?

used for telling someone that they should do something immediately, and not delay

there’s no time to wait

used for saying that you must do something immediately

snap to it

used for telling someone to do something immediately

jump to it

used for ordering someone to do something immediately

chop-chop

interjection

spoken used for telling someone to hurry

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about time

used for saying that someone should do something soon

action stations

interjection

British used for telling people to hurry up and get ready to do something

ass

noun

mainly Americanimpolite used in some expressions for emphasizing that you want someone to hurry, leave, or go to a particular place

come along

used for telling someone in an impatient way to do something quickly

(I) must fly

used for saying that you must leave quickly

make it snappy

used for telling someone to hurry

move/shift your arse

Britishimpolite used for telling someone to get out of your way or to hurry

pull your socks up

used when you are telling someone that they are not doing a job well enough and that they must do better

shake a leg

used for telling someone to hurry

something can/cannot wait

used for saying that something does not need to be done now/needs to be done now

spit it out

used for telling someone to hurry and say something when they are too nervous or embarrassed to say it

time is money

used for saying that time should not be wasted because you lose money as a result

time is of the essence

used for emphasizing that something should be done as soon as possible

time waits for no one

used for telling someone to do something soon, while the time is available

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