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He is as usual hurried, flurried, taken up with innumerable business and wishing to be quiet.
She was plainly flurried by the meeting, and looking about trying to find if there were not, even yet, a way of evading it.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
He was too flurried to knock this time, and, indeed, Lisbeth did not expect it of him.
AULD LICHT IDYLLSJ. M. BARRIE
Mrs. Twig, still flurried with the coming of a stranger, met them at the door.
LEFT ON THE LABRADORDILLON WALLACE
Some looked flurried, some looked sullen; but all looked anxious, we thought.
His eyes were very bright, and his pulse a little flurried and quick.
Then one night we played off the stratagem, and flurried the sentries to such an extent that I got clear away.
HYACINTHGEORGE A. BIRMINGHAM
At that moment the breathless hush of the audience was flurried by hearing "Dahlia" called from the pit.
I am sure, if my parents should call on me to go with them, I shall be flurried out of my life.
To one man, flurried already, and a coward at heart, the name carried a paralysing assurance of doom.
THE LONG NIGHTSTANLEY WEYMAN

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