Hustle (slang)

Type: noun, verb, slang

Pronunciation: /hus-el/

Related: Hustlin’, Hustled, Hustler

What does Hustle mean?

1. To work hard and put in work to get money by any means. (verb)

2. A job or something that makes you money. (noun)

Hustle Synonyms: Grind

Example sentence: “I had to work hard, i had to hustle.”

Hustle in songs:

“I got hustle though, ambition flow inside my DNA” – Kendrick Lamar, DNA.

“I hustle the first to the first” – Future, Digital Dash.

“When I was broke, I had to hustle ’til dawn” – Young Noble, Hail Mary.

“The city never sleeps, full of villains and creeps, That’s where I learned to do my hustle, had to scuffle with freaks” – Nas, N.Y. State of Mind.

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Cite this page: "Hustle." Rap Dictionary, DailyRapFacts. Accessed February 25, 2021.

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