noun, plural flur·ries.
- a brief rise or fall in prices.
- a brief, unusually heavy period of trading.
verb (used with object), flur·ried, flur·ry·ing.
verb (used without object), flur·ried, flur·ry·ing.
Words nearby flurry
OTHER WORDS FROM flurryflur·ried·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for flurrying
I can understand a musician like that--a man who makes music move like thoughts, flurrying this way and blowing that.The Precipice|Elia Wilkinson Peattie
Suddenly there was a flash; a flurrying cloud of blue mud; and Grue was gone.Police!!!|Robert W. Chambers
There was a flurrying exchange of close-quarters blows, Rorke spinning about so that his back was towards the referee.Buff: A Collie and other dog-stories|Albert Payson Terhune
He was so cool and collected, no bustle or flurrying with him.Sporting Society, Vol. II (of 2)|Various
The freezing wind, flurrying across the desert, drove the fine particles of sand painfully against their faces.A Voyage to Arcturus|David Lindsay