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    scramble

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    With the drastic drop in rainfall, the National Infrastructures Ministry and the Water Authority have had to scramble to find new sources of water to cover the shortfall.

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    Re: scramble

    Quote Originally Posted by motico View Post
    What is the meaning of the word in bold?

    With the drastic drop in rainfall, the National Infrastructures Ministry and the Water Authority have had to scramble to find new sources of water to cover the shortfall.
    ♥♦♣♠ NOT A TEACHER ♥♦♣♠
    In this context, it means take action in a hurried manner to achieve something.

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