bustle around

bustle around

to move about very busily. The people were bustling around, trying to get things ready for the picnic. I wish you would stop bustling around.
See also: around, bustle
References in classic literature ?
Although in a state of perfect repose, and apparently disregarding, with characteristic stoicism, the excitement and bustle around him, there was a sullen fierceness mingled with the quiet of the savage, that was likely to arrest the attention of much more experienced eyes than those which now scanned him, in unconcealed amazement.
Maybe it was the hustle and bustle around me or that Christmassy feeling you get when the first lights pop up.
The sound will be all too familiar but the hustle and bustle around the shiny new rail will of course be of a different kind
The trees will give shoppers the opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle around them and lose themselves in a good book.
In the bustle around a X90 bus stalling at Abu Dhabi Bus Station, private drivers hope to poach some Al Ain-bound passengers for the price of Dh20.
IF YOU look at the seasonal bustle around Church Street and Liverpool One, and all the queues of traffic forming at city centre car parks, you could be forgiven for doubting the validity of all the economic doom and gloom that the official statistics portray.
I was thinking Catterick in April and just how amazing it would be to watch Born To Run bustle around the parade ring minutes before her debut.
Workers bustle around, fixing tyres and bumpers on to trucks.
It was 15 years since the end of the Second World War and Timothy noticed that there was more bustle around London compared to when he had left.
Bees bustle around, frequently bumping into each other.
Ruth Holmes, 90, who has been on the EPCA board of trustees since 1956, watched the church volunteers bustle around the grounds Saturday.
Does your mother bustle around you, spoiling you, ruffling your hair, making you a cup of tea, relieved that her darling boy is home safe and sound.
Belt loops should be added to the back of the backboard to accommodate a belt or sash to tie the bustle around your waist.
All I do all day is fight with the neighbors above about the water that spills down into our room," said Jundi, 55, as some of her four young children bustle around.
Now I have gotten so used to them that if I don't have the hustle and bustle around me I feel nervous.