hurry (someone or something) along

hurry (someone or something) along

To urge someone or something to move at a faster pace. I hate going to museums with Paul because he just hurries me along through all of the exhibits. Good luck hurrying this phone call along—your mother can talk for hours!
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hurry someone or something along

to make someone or something go faster. Go hurry your mother along. We're almost late. Why don't you hurry the meeting along?
See also: hurry