To move or act with undue hurry and confusion.(verb-intransitive)
Confused haste; agitation.(noun)
American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Use "hurry-scurry" in a sentence
"But just who, in practice, in this hurry-scurry age, has time to heal a soul-sick nation?"
"The first Sunday class is almost full, so hurry-scurry!"
"Gardens provide a well-needed respite from the hurry-scurry of modern life."