hurry along

Also found in: Dictionary, Legal.

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
References in periodicals archive ?
THE park is open until November 8, 2009 so hurry along while the fun lasts
Jack asks Greg to hurry along the building work on Annie's as is keen to sell.
Actually reading the text sometimes seems slow and we miss things as we try to hurry along, but Dale has his own special way of making us hear every little bit.
The Los Angeles City Council recently imposed a strict one-minute limit on public comments to hurry along the growing list of concerned citizens, activists and gadflies who want to testify during its thrice-weekly meetings.
I would ask the curious question that a child would ask, and my mom would explain the "patriotic sacrifice" involved, and the understanding was clear--and my heart would burst with pride, wishing that my opportunity would hurry along so I also could serve my country.
Here's a technique to hurry along your spring rhubarb.
The deadline needs to hurry along the earliest date for disarmament, be it reasonable or unreasonable, set by the United Nations.
Anxious now, I shrug into my camo turkey vest, grab the decoys, and hurry along a leaf littered two-track that borders a winding stream, finally pausing near the mouth of a grassy swale.
Nor will Wal-Mart's endorsement hurry along the item-level use of RFID tags, believes Harry Forbes, senior analyst with ARC in Dedham, Mass.
It can be very easy to hurry along a series of x-ray exams to avoid getting backed up, but it is not always so easy to gain someone's trust.
I don't mind going to school on the last shift," said Foster, as he stared down the clock hoping to hurry along the next two hours so he and his 424 classmates on the 6 p.
While you puff and pant and hurry along, a snow leopard may be running far ahead of you.
Working with this type often know about loans that aren't advertised, and they're often in a position to hurry along a loan application if you're close to a deadline.
Jesus also reminds those who would hurry along elsewhere in search of something deemed more important that something revelatory lies within the child.
The impressive and luxurious lounge in the show home at Redrow's King David's Park in Childwall but hurry along to the development as the homes are selling fast and only a few remain