bustling

Listen:
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbʌsəlɪŋ/US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈbʌslɪŋ/


From the verb bustle: (⇒ conjugate)
bustling is: Click the infinitive to see all available inflections
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: move quickly
Synonyms:
move quickly, hurry , dash , run , run around, rush , rush around, sprint, hustle , speed , scurry, scramble , scuttle, hasten
Sense: Verb: be full of people, etc. - often used in continuous
Synonyms:
overflow , brim , buzz , teem, abound, be full
Sense: Noun: movement
Synonyms:
movement , activity , hustle and bustle, liveliness, rushing around, dash , scramble , toing and froing, comings and goings, motion

'bustling' also found in these entries:
Advertisements
Advertisements

Report an inappropriate ad.