Hustle


Hustle

Hustle may mean:

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*Hustle, to use a gambling technique in which a player hides his/her true skill while betting on billiards games in order to trick the opponent into significantly raising the stakes, and only then playing at full capability (or in a broader usage, engaging in a similar strategy when betting on other activities)
*Street hustle: To act as a male prostitute and/or pimp, or (in a broader usage) a grifter, or (in an even broader usage common in hip hop culture) someone who gets by in life any way that they can:"See also Lumpenproletariat."

Entertainment

*Hustle (dance), a disco dance, popularized by the song, below
*"The Hustle", a disco song by Van McCoy which was inspired by and helped popularize the dance, above
*"Hustle" (1975 film), a neo-"noir" movie starring Burt Reynolds as a private investigator
*"Hustle" (2004 film), an ESPN made-for-TV movie about Pete Rose
*"Hustle" (TV series), a drama series launched in 2004, shown on BBC One in the UK and AMC in the US
*"The Hustle", an album by G. Love & Special Sauce
*"Hustle" (video game), a 1977 arcade game
*HUSTLE, a professional wrestling promotion company in Japan

ports

*In basketball, to hustle means to run down the court quickly to get a pass or a free ball (from the original meaning of the word, "to go quickly").:"See also the sports and gaming gambling technique above under "Slang"."

ee also

* Hustler (disambiguation)
* "Hustlin' " (song), a song by hip hop artist Rick Ross.


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  • Hustle — bezeichnet: einen Gesellschaftstanz, siehe Discofox einen Nummer eins Hit von Van McCoy, „The Hustle“ den Originaltitel des US amerikanischen Kinofilms Straßen der Nacht einen US amerikanischen Fernsehfilm, siehe Hustle (Fernsehfilm) die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hustle up — [phrasal verb] hustle up (something) or hustle (something) up US, informal : to quickly get or find (something) I ll try to hustle up [=rustle up] some tickets to tonight s game …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Hustle — [hʌsl] der; [s], s <aus gleichbed. engl. hustle zu to hustle »(sich) drängen, treiben«, dies aus (mittel)niederl. husselen »sich schwingend bewegen«>: a) (in den 1970er Jahren beliebter) Linientanz, bei dem die Tanzenden in Reihen stehen u …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Hustle — Hus tle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hustled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hustling}.] [D. hustelen to shake, fr. husten to shake. Cf. {Hotchpotch}.] To shake together in confusion; to push, jostle, or crowd rudely; to handle roughly; as, to hustle a person out of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hustle — ► VERB 1) push roughly; jostle. 2) informal, chiefly N. Amer. obtain illicitly or by forceful action or persuasion. 3) (hustle into) coerce or pressure into. 4) N. Amer. informal engage in prostitution. ► NOUN 1) busy movement a …   English terms dictionary

  • hustle — [hus′əl] vt. hustled, hustling [Du hutseln, husselen, to shake up (coins, lots), freq. of MDu hutsen, to shake] 1. to push or knock about; shove or jostle in a rude, rough manner 2. to force in a rough, hurried manner [to hustle a rowdy customer… …   English World dictionary

  • Hustle — Hus tle, v. i. To push or crows; to force one s way; to move hustily and with confusion; a hurry. [1913 Webster] Leaving the king, who had hustled along the floor with his dress worfully arrayed. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hustle — index haste, hasten, jostle (bump into), race Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary