Too $hort

hustle

intransitive verb
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to try to earn money, especially by selling drugs
Domains Drug Sales, Money
Etymology pre hip-hop, from the 1840s
Synonyms cake up, grind
Related concepts move, push, slang, sling, trap
Related words hustler, Hustle town

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E-40

hustle

transitive verb
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to sell (drugs, records, etc.)
Collocates crack18, thug5, coke4, yay4, weight4, corner2, rock2, ki2, pack2, Caddy2, dough, ecstasy, ends, hard, krill, kush, Mac, move, nick, one-time, powder, rap, rap, raw, ride, serve, slug, snow, soda, stack, stack, thugged-out, weed, white, I'mma, tree, dro, lac, blow, brick, buster, bust, chill, crew, dime bag
Domains Drug Sales, Money
Etymology pre hip-hop, from the late 1880s
Synonyms flip, grind, move, pump, push, serve, slang, sling, trap
Related concepts cake up

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Run-D.M.C.

hustle

noun
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a money-making enterprise;
effort to earn
Collocates crack2, 12-gauge, four pound, all about, B.I., block, cake, cheddar, down, ends, fetti, figures, front, get over, green leaf, grind, guap, gun-clapper, H-town, hit a lick, Inglewood, loc, mad, mail, nathan, paid, paper, player, plex, po-po, powder, ride, root of evil, smooth, trapper, trife, plug, bird, D
Domains Drug Sales, Money
Etymology pre hip-hop, form the 1960s
Related concepts game
Related words hustler

Origins of Cited Artists

Kurtis Blow

hustle

transitive verb
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to acquire (money)
Collocates dough2, cream, peep
Domains Money
Synonyms cake up

Origins of Cited Artists