flurry

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈflʌri/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈflɜri, ˈflʌri/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(flûrē, flurē)

Inflections of 'flurry' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": flurries
Inflections of 'flurry' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
flurries
v 3rd person singular
flurrying
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
flurried
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
flurried
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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flurry

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a flurry of snow
  2. a [sudden, brief, heavy, thick] flurry of snow
  3. the [odd, occasional] flurry of snow
  4. are expecting scattered (snow) flurries (today)
  5. snow flurries are likely (today)
  6. a flurry of [activity, sales, interest, information]
  7. [deal with, handle, process] the flurry of information
  8. [received, sent] a flurry of [mail, emails]
v
  1. snow flurried all around
  2. snow flurried around us
  3. he flurried around
  4. [emails, memories, ideas] came flurrying in
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