To move swiftly
To be nervously or uselessly active
Agitated, excited movement and activity
From the twenty-eighth till the thirty-first all Moscow was in a bustle and commotion.
The bustle of the modern commercial city has superseded the austere dignity of the old Prussian capital.
It was a somewhat curious concurrence of circumstances that transferred Cranmer, almost at one step, from the quiet seclusion of the university to the din and bustle of the court.
After a few minutes' bustle beside the high bedstead, those who had carried the sick man dispersed.
The bustle and terror of the Rostovs' last days in Moscow stifled the gloomy thoughts that oppressed Sonya.