Definition of bustle
- bustle Noun An excited activity; a stir.
- bustle Noun A cover to protect and hide the back panel of a computer or other office machine.
- bustle Noun A frame worn underneath a woman's skirt.
- bustle Verb To move busily and energetically with fussiness (often followed by "about").
- bustle Verb To teem or abound (usually followed by "with"); to exhibit an energetic and active abundance (of a thing). "See also" "bustle with".