hustle and bustle

hustle and bustle

Busy and frenetic activity or excitement. I love living among the hustle and bustle of the city. I avoid the hustle and bustle of malls and shopping centers whenever I can.
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hustle and bustle

Fig. confusion and business. I can't stand the hustle and bustle of big cities. There is a lot of hustle and bustle in this office at the end of the fiscal year.
See also: and, bustle, hustle

ˌhustle and ˈbustle

busy and excited activity: I can’t concentrate on my work with all this hustle and bustle going on around me.I’ve always loved the hustle and bustle of big cities.
See also: and, bustle, hustle
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The study pictured is a serene where work can be carried out away from the hustle and bustle of daily life.
A hustle and bustle in the stalls of national flags, stickers and badges were witnessed across the agency.
It is offered as a fun way to make people smile, and to escape from the daily hustle and bustle of life.
Usual hustle and bustle was registered at 92 designated polling stations for 193,892 registered voters during the day long exercise.
The waiting room was packed and the usual hustle and bustle was hustling and bustling.
The Palermo brunch at the Dubai Polo and Equestrian Club provides a great atmosphere without the hustle and bustle of central Dubai's more famous brunch options
The woodlands and riverbanks offer peace and quiet from the hustle and bustle of the city centre and we hope that, once the tree management work is complete, more people will be encouraged to visit this peaceful haven at the heart of Durham City.
ALLEGRA FISHER works in the City, in the hustle and bustle of the hedge fund bankers.
I'd enjoy a meal as I take in the hustle and bustle of the town before heading for a few drinks in the famous VIP Room club.
If you are looking for a getaway from the hustle and bustle of Cairo, Lebanese restaurant Sabaya, located in the heart of Cairo inside the Semiramis Hotel, is certainly worth trying.
The Springs caters for young families and the peace and quiet takes you away from the hustle and bustle of Dubai.
He seems straightforward and will cope with the hustle and bustle of a race like this.
He said the hustle and bustle of the market at that time of day only highlighted the need to protect the site.
In the past two years, visitors have experienced the magic of island life away from the hustle and bustle with a dusting of snow as well as playing party games and taking turns in the kitchen.
For several days and nights, the garden behind the Royal Palace will be transformed into a replica of the old-time busiest meeting place in the city, full of the hustle and bustle of urban life and the night-time splendour of bourgeois Sofia.