bustle around

(redirected from bustled around)

bustle around

To move quickly while trying to complete a task. Because her relatives are coming to visit, Annabelle is bustling around, cleaning the whole house and setting up all the guest rooms.
See also: around, bustle

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 periodicals archive ?
Students chatted and greeted friends while teachers bustled around the courtyard calling out directions.
6 davis Bustled around as he always does and put in the best/only cross of the match.
I couldn't spend this money any better way in the world,'' he said Monday while volunteers bustled around the small kitchen area in the community room.
He was breaking a sweat Thursday night as he bustled around the Lile Moving and Storage warehouse in west Eugene, organizing crates of ducks and adding new barcodes to each tiny animal's yellow base.
The next morning, I sat staring at my shadow for half an hour as people bustled around me under the canopy of pink balls that provides the ceiling for the Gay Village during Pride.
Beram Kayal 6 Bustled around and should have won his team a penalty.
Sure, he gave the ball away a few times as the Swans midfield hustled and bustled around him.
The midwife, my mother, and my aunt assuredly bustled around the apartment as I sat helplessly on the couch eating some crackers I found in the kitchen.
You've hustled and bustled around your financial situation in the last six weeks or so, look back to then and assess how much progress you have made.
This brings tears to my eyes," said farmer Steve Ogden, as about 20 people bustled around a protest camp being set up in a field opposite Site 41, the new dumpsite's main gate.
They bustled around the paddock with parents showing their children the parading horses and discussing the possibilities to come.
During a few days of shooting on high-definition video at Chatsworth's Gigapix Studios (whose president is former ``Simpsons'' executive producer David Pritchard), Takei, Whitney and about 75 other costumed actors, crew and technicians bustled around full-scale mock-ups of the Excelsior bridge and Sulu's personal quarters.
If Wayne was conspicuous for anything, it was the shyness and insecurity he showed, as he dutifully walked behind Coleen while she bustled around filling up her food trolley, totally oblivious to the glances and remarks from other customers.
Kaczowka hadn't played badly of late, indeed he was fairly contained and bustled around well to great effect in Grenoble, but he wasn't quite the top line player Thompson was hoping he could be.