hustle and bustle

hustle and bustle

Busy, 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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There's so much hustle and bustle today that the true meaning of Christmas is getting lost.
The hustle and bustle of Midtown is no longer sought out by many of these service companies.
The good news for employers, amidst the hustle and bustle of holiday shoppers: retail employees are managing to keep the appearance of their stores at an above average level.
But that section is just a short drive away for those in need of hustle and bustle.
The Lorain Banking Company -- forerunner of Lorain National Bank -- opened for business on December 1, 1905 amid the hustle and bustle of a community bursting at the seams.
Lots of people use this as an avenue to relax and get away from the everyday hustle and bustle.
But with our luscious Sweet Caramel Combos, our guests can take a break from the hustle and bustle.
The holiday hustle and bustle seemed to sneak up on a good many people this year.
Guestrooms will treat visitors to stunning views of the Tuileries Gardens, the hustle and bustle of the picturesque street-life in the Place Vendome or the serenity and tranquillity of the hotel's private patios.
These days when just about everyone seems to have too much to do, our new Comforts of Home meals, available through New Year's Day, offer a welcome day or evening break from the hustle and bustle," said Pete Bell, Senior Director, Brand Marketing for Friendly's.
There's all the hustle and bustle and waiting for Christmas to happen.
Developers are building 30-40 miles beyond major city limits to give homeowners more affordable housing options away from the hustle and bustle of the city and suburbs.
Although there are countless opportunities to enjoy nature tucked right into the urban megalopolis that is greater Los Angeles, the too-abrupt transition from hiking bliss to hustle and bustle can be jarring unless it's leavened with the occasional change of pace.
The Reserve at Lake Tyler is a master planned, resort style community tucked away from the hustle and bustle of city life, yet is just minutes from the cosmopolitan shopping, arts and culture of Tyler, Texas.
For that breed of hustle and bustle commuters who just can't find enough time in the morning to brush their teeth or apply their lipstick in the comfort of their own home, Brookstone has introduced the Auto-Stir Coffee Mug.