Definitions For Hustle


  • A rapid active commotion
  • A swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property


  • Pressure or urge someone into an action
  • Move or cause to move energetically or busily
  • Cause to move furtively and hurriedly
  • Get by trying hard
  • Sell something to or obtain something from by energetic and especially underhanded activity
  • To quickly move or push (someone) often in a rough way
  • To move or work in a quick and energetic way
  • To play a sport with a lot of energy and effort

Is Hustle a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Hustle is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Hustle in a Sentence

  • The guards hustled the prisoners into the jail.
  • The star's manager hustled him out the back door of the theater to avoid the throngs of fans.
  • He's not the most talented player on the team, but he always hustles.

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