Examples from the Web for hurst
He says that if you had a hot rod in Detroit in 1963, you had to have a Hurst shifter or you were nowhere.
“We were living month to month on Hurst money, and I was writing The Big Bounce,” he says.
Hurst sought to get the castration bill passed during the last legislative session but failed.Fringe Factor: South Carolina Mayor Won’t Apologize for Anti-Gay Rant|Caitlin Dickson|October 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Hurst told me that on off years such as this one, very few political people even go to the event.
Hurst also spread the blame to police, who he said had been aware of the computer hacking but failed to alert him.
The manor of King's-hurst was disposed of by the Mountforts, about two hundred years ago, to the Digbys, where it remains.An History of Birmingham (1783)|William Hutton
“No,” said Jack, and his face clouded at the recollection of Hurst Leigh.Only One Love, or Who Was the Heir|Charles Garvice
There was no hope in it—no chance for reason, but Hurst loved her, and that one thought filled the moment with joy.Norston's Rest|Ann S. Stephens
The 7th were also able to welcome an old friend in Major Hurst who suddenly rejoined the battalion from England about this period.The Seventh Manchesters|S. J. Wilson
A hurst of elm-trees very properly is the crest of the family of Elmhurst.A Complete Guide to Heraldry|Arthur Charles Fox-Davies
Word Origin for hurst
"hillock" (especially a sandy one), also "grove, wooded eminence," from Old English hyrst, from Proto-Germanic *hurstiz (cf. Middle Dutch horst "underwood," German Horst "thicket, shrubbery"). Common in place names (cf. Amherst).