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flurry

['flʌrɪ] брит. / амер.

  1. сущ.

      1. шквал; сильный порыв ветра

      2. налетевший ливень или снегопад

    1. волнение; суета, суматоха; вспышка или волна возбуждения

    2. фин. кратковременный рост акций

  2. гл.

    волновать; будоражить; вызывать возбуждение, суету

Learning (En-Ru)

flurry

['flʌrɪ]

n

  • a flurry of wind/rain/snow — порыв ветра, внезапный дождь/снег
  • he was in a flurry of excitement — его охватило возбуждение

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But what had happened, no one could guess from the picture on the screen. For a few seconds there had been a flurry of frantic but meaningless activity, but now the immediate crisis seemed to be over.
Но что именно случилось? По изображению на экране телевизора не понять… Сперва люди на плоту заметались, забегали, потом переполох как будто кончился, и фигуры в скафандрах сбились в кучу.
Clarke, Arthur Charles / A Fall of MoondustКларк, Артур Чарльз / Лунная пыль
Лунная пыль
Кларк, Артур Чарльз
A Fall of Moondust
Clarke, Arthur Charles
There was a flurry of rapid movement behind me. Out of the corner of my eye, I saw Hassan bend down and stand up quickly.
Хасан нагнулся и быстро поднял что‑то с земли.
Hosseini, Khaled / The Kite RunnerХоссейни, Халед / Бегущий за ветром
Бегущий за ветром
Хоссейни, Халед
The Kite Runner
Hosseini, Khaled
© 2003 by Khaled Hosseini
At the hospital by now the last visitors would be long gone, the flurry of bathroom-going and pill-taking that followed their departure subsided, the lights and nurses' voices in the hall turned down.
В больнице к этому часу все посетители уже давно бы разошлись, а больные, дождавшись их ухода, уже приняли бы лекарства и сходили в туалет, все улеглось бы, и в коридоре убавилась бы громкость сестринских голосов и яркость электрического освещения.
Updike, John / Rabbit At RestАпдайк, Джон / Кролик успокоился
Кролик успокоился
Апдайк, Джон
© Перевод. Н. Роговская, 2009
© ООО Издательство "АСТ МОСКВА", 2009
© John Updike, 1990
Rabbit At Rest
Updike, John
© 1990 by John Updike
Flushing red in patches, he greeted them all in a nervous flurry, and led his brother away into the study.
С красными пятнами на лице, торопясь, он поздоровался и увел брата в кабинет.
Чехов, А.П. / Три годаChekhov, A. / Three years
Three years
Chekhov, A.
© 2006 BiblioBazaar
Три года
Чехов, А.П.
© Издательство "Наука", 1974
There was a gasp and a flurry at Winston's side. The man had actually flung himself on his knees on the floor, with his hand clasped together.
Рядом с Уинстоном послышался шумный вздох и возня. Арестант упал на колени, умоляюще сложив ладони перед грудью.
Orwell, George / Nineteen Eighty-FourОруэлл, Джордж / 1984
1984
Оруэлл, Джордж
© 1977, Sonia Brownell Orwell
© Издательство «Прогресс», 1989
© перевод, Голышев В. П.
Nineteen Eighty-Four
Orwell, George
© 1977, Sonia Brownell Orwell
© 2003, Thomas Pynchon
Credit: European Southern Observatory (ESO)A remarkable new view of the Milky Way toward the constellation Carina is alive with a flurry of stars — and the pièce de résistance is a binary star that’s all dressed up in a nebula of its own making.
Удивительное новое зрелище на млечном пути около созвездия Киля играет россыпью звезд – гвоздем программы является бинарная звезда, окруженная туманностью собственного приготовления.
© Astrogorizont.com
© 1999–2011, Universe Today
© European Space Agency
She said her good-byes in a flurry of air kisses, waving madly to everyone at the corner.
Шайлер попрощалась со съемочной группой, рассылая воздушные поцелуи и на углу еще раз помахав.
De la Cruz, Melissa / Blue BloodsДе ла Круз, Мелисса / Голубая кровь
Голубая кровь
Де ла Круз, Мелисса
© Перевод. О. Степашкина, 2010
© Издание на русском языке. ООО «Издательство «Эксмо». 2010
© 2006 by Melissa de la Cruz
Blue Bloods
De la Cruz, Melissa
© 2006 by Melissa de la Cruz
`Who?' I asked in a flurry.
- Кто? - спросила я в испуге.
Bronte, Emily / Wuthering HeightsБронт Эмили / Грозовой перевал
Грозовой перевал
Бронт Эмили
© Издательство "Правда", 1988
Wuthering Heights
Bronte, Emily
©2009 by Pearson Education, Inc.
The next minute was a flurry of echoing footsteps and massive disorientation as Roger ran blindly down the empty corridor with only Fierenzo's hand on his arm to guide him.
В течение следующей минуты Роджер, направляемый полицейским, бежал по пустому коридору и слышал лишь гулкое эхо шагов.
Zahn, Timothy / The Green And The GrayЗан, Тимоти / Зеленые и серые
Зеленые и серые
Зан, Тимоти
The Green And The Gray
Zahn, Timothy
© 2004 by Timothy Zahn
We therefore trusted ourselves to the mercy of the waves, and in about half an hour the boat was overset by a sudden flurry from the north.
Поэтому мы отдались на волю волн, и через полчаса лодка была опрокинута внезапно налетевшим с севера порывом ветра.
Swift, Jonathan / Gulliver's travels into several remote nations of the worldСвифт, Джонатан / Путешествия Гулливера
Путешествия Гулливера
Свифт, Джонатан
© Издательство "Правда", 1987
Gulliver's travels into several remote nations of the world
Swift, Jonathan
His face went through a flurry of transformationsWalker as a child, as a boy, as a youth, as a man.
Лицо замелькало в серии моментальных превращений: Уолкер во младенчестве, в детстве, потом юноша и, наконец, взрослый мужчина.
Brooks, Terry / The Scions of ShannaraБрукс, Терри / Потомки Шаннары
Потомки Шаннары
Брукс, Терри
The Scions of Shannara
Brooks, Terry
© 1990 by Terry Brooks
Even before the echoes had finished bouncing off the buildings she sensed a flurry of silent Green commands ripple across her mind—
Заметавшееся между зданиями эхо еще не затихло, а в голове у нее послышался неясный шум команд, отдаваемых зеленым...
Zahn, Timothy / The Green And The GrayЗан, Тимоти / Зеленые и серые
Зеленые и серые
Зан, Тимоти
The Green And The Gray
Zahn, Timothy
© 2004 by Timothy Zahn
Judging from the chaotic flurry of blue greatcoats he could see through the windows of the station, there was no need to worry about being recognised.
Судя по хаотическому мельтешению синих шинелей в окнах, можно было не опасаться, что узнают.
Akunin, Boris / The State CounsellorАкунин, Борис / Статский советник
Статский советник
Акунин, Борис
© B. Akunin, автор, 1999
© И. Захаров, издатель, 1999
The State Counsellor
Akunin, Boris
Starn off, sir, starn off! the creater's in his flurry!"
Табань, табань! — поспешно добавил он. — Тварь начинает биться.
Cooper, James Fenimore / The Pilot: A Tale of the SeaКупер, Джеймс Фенимор / Лоцман
Лоцман
Купер, Джеймс Фенимор
© "Детское государственное издательство", 1959
The Pilot: A Tale of the Sea
Cooper, James Fenimore
© 2005 Adamant Media Corporation
Index 100 unleashed a flurry of creativity in the Fats business.
«Индекс 100» вызвал шквал творческих идей в подразделении жиров.
Mirvis, Philip,Ayas, Karen,Roth, George / To the Desert and Back. The Story of One of the Most Dramatic Business Transformations on RecordМирвис, Филип,Аяс, Карен,Рот, Джордж / В пустыню и обратно. История самого грандиозного корпоративного тренинга
В пустыню и обратно. История самого грандиозного корпоративного тренинга
Мирвис, Филип,Аяс, Карен,Рот, Джордж
© 2003, by Philip Mirvis, Karen Ayas and George Roth
© Издание на русском языке, перевод, оформление ООО "Альпина Бизнес Букс", 2006
© перевод с английского И.Окуньковой
To the Desert and Back. The Story of One of the Most Dramatic Business Transformations on Record
Mirvis, Philip,Ayas, Karen,Roth, George
© 2003, by Philip Mirvis, Karen Ayas and George Roth

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'flʌrɪNounшквал; сильный порыв ветра

User translations

Noun

  1. 1.

    шквал

    translation added by Lossen
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Collocations

in one's haste / flurry
впопыхах
be in a flurry
нервничать
put in a flurry
нервировать
snow flurry
снежный заряд

Word forms

flurry

verb
Basic forms
Pastflurried
Imperativeflurry
Present Participle (Participle I)flurrying
Past Participle (Participle II)flurried
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I flurrywe flurry
you flurryyou flurry
he/she/it flurriesthey flurry
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am flurryingwe are flurrying
you are flurryingyou are flurrying
he/she/it is flurryingthey are flurrying
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have flurriedwe have flurried
you have flurriedyou have flurried
he/she/it has flurriedthey have flurried
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been flurryingwe have been flurrying
you have been flurryingyou have been flurrying
he/she/it has been flurryingthey have been flurrying
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I flurriedwe flurried
you flurriedyou flurried
he/she/it flurriedthey flurried
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was flurryingwe were flurrying
you were flurryingyou were flurrying
he/she/it was flurryingthey were flurrying
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had flurriedwe had flurried
you had flurriedyou had flurried
he/she/it had flurriedthey had flurried
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been flurryingwe had been flurrying
you had been flurryingyou had been flurrying
he/she/it had been flurryingthey had been flurrying
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will flurrywe shall/will flurry
you will flurryyou will flurry
he/she/it will flurrythey will flurry
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be flurryingwe shall/will be flurrying
you will be flurryingyou will be flurrying
he/she/it will be flurryingthey will be flurrying
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have flurriedwe shall/will have flurried
you will have flurriedyou will have flurried
he/she/it will have flurriedthey will have flurried
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been flurryingwe shall/will have been flurrying
you will have been flurryingyou will have been flurrying
he/she/it will have been flurryingthey will have been flurrying
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would flurrywe should/would flurry
you would flurryyou would flurry
he/she/it would flurrythey would flurry
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be flurryingwe should/would be flurrying
you would be flurryingyou would be flurrying
he/she/it would be flurryingthey would be flurrying
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have flurriedwe should/would have flurried
you would have flurriedyou would have flurried
he/she/it would have flurriedthey would have flurried
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been flurryingwe should/would have been flurrying
you would have been flurryingyou would have been flurrying
he/she/it would have been flurryingthey would have been flurrying
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am flurriedwe are flurried
you are flurriedyou are flurried
he/she/it is flurriedthey are flurried
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being flurriedwe are being flurried
you are being flurriedyou are being flurried
he/she/it is being flurriedthey are being flurried
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been flurriedwe have been flurried
you have been flurriedyou have been flurried
he/she/it has been flurriedthey have been flurried
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was flurriedwe were flurried
you were flurriedyou were flurried
he/she/it was flurriedthey were flurried
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being flurriedwe were being flurried
you were being flurriedyou were being flurried
he/she/it was being flurriedthey were being flurried
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been flurriedwe had been flurried
you had been flurriedyou had been flurried
he/she/it had been flurriedthey had been flurried
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be flurriedwe shall/will be flurried
you will be flurriedyou will be flurried
he/she/it will be flurriedthey will be flurried
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been flurriedwe shall/will have been flurried
you will have been flurriedyou will have been flurried
he/she/it will have been flurriedthey will have been flurried

flurry

noun
SingularPlural
Common caseflurryflurries
Possessive caseflurry'sflurries'