Definitions of rush

  1. To press forward with impetuosity; to enter with undue eagerness.
  2. To drive or push with violent haste; hurry.
  3. To move or enter precipitately.
  4. To push or urge forward with impetuosity or violence; to hurry forward.
  5. To recite ( a lesson) or pass ( an examination) without an error.
  6. To cause to move with speed; hurry; as, to rush a man off to his work; to make an attack on and occupy; as, to rush a fortiflcation.
  7. To move forward with impetuosity, violence, and tumultuous rapidity or haste; as, armies rush to battle; waters rush down a precipice.
  8. To enter into something with undue haste and eagerness, or without due deliberation and preparation; as, to rush business or speculation.
  9. To move or press forward with haste; enter or do with undue haste or eagerness.
  10. To move with a shaking, rustling noise, as the wind: to move forward violently: to enter rashly and hastily.
  11. To move forward with violence.
  12. act or move at high speed; " We have to rush!"; " hurry-- it's late!"
  13. cause to move fast or to rush or race; " The psychologist raced the rats through a long maze"
  14. run with the ball, in football
  15. attack suddenly
  16. To tumble down with rapidity, as a stream; to move with force or violence; to enter with undue haste or eagerness.
  17. physician and Revolutionary American leader; signer of the Declaration of Independence ( 1745- 1813)
  18. the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner; " in his haste to leave he forgot his book"
  19. a sudden burst of activity; " come back after the rush"; " he joined the gold rush"
  20. a sudden forceful flow
  21. grasslike plants growing in wet places and having cylindrical often hollow stems
  22. a sudden burst of activity; " come back after the rush"
  23. the swift release of a store of affective force; " they got a great bang out of it"; " what a boot!"; " he got a quick rush from injecting heroin"; " he does it for kicks"
  24. cause to occur rapidly; " the infection precipitated a high fever and allergic reactions"
  25. A name given to many aquatic or marsh- growing endogenous plants with soft, slender stems, as the species of Juncus and Scirpus.
  26. The merest trifle; a straw.
  27. A moving forward with rapidity and force or eagerness; a violent motion or course; as, a rush of troops; a rush of winds; a rush of water.
  28. Great activity with pressure; as, a rush of business.
  29. A rusher; as, the center rush, whose place is in the center of the rush line; the end rush.
  30. The act of running with the ball.
  31. A driving forward with eagerness and haste; any of many plants growing on wet ground; anything worthless or of little value; colloquially, an extraordinary demand for activity and haste; as the Christmas rush in a store.
  32. A rushing or driving forward.
  33. A plant with a round stem and no leaves, common in wet ground.
  34. Violent forward motion; a leafless slender plant growing in marshes.
  35. A grass- like herb, having soft, pliant stems.
  36. A worthless thing.
  37. The act of rushing.
  38. Extraordinary haste or pressure.
  39. A plant growing mostly in wet ground; anything proverbially worthless.
  40. A driving forward with eagerness and haste; a run.
  41. A violent motion or course; a driving forward with eagerness and haste.
  42. A plant of many species growing on wet ground; anything worthless or of little value.
  43. not accepting reservations
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