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Adjective
In a rush
“The staff was clearly rushing and focusing on throughput, trying to respond to what was important to leadership.”
Adjective
Moving with great speed
“I listen to the rushing stream and watch a caddis fly dance across the surface.”
Adjective
Done quickly or rashly without thought
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Tending to flow freely, such as of a liquid
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Being in effective or current operation, action, or force
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Under pressure or having difficulty doing or getting something
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Flowing or moving forcefully or rapidly
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Rushing or flowing forward
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Moving or flowing outwards with an undulating motion
Noun
A rustling or hissing sound
“I felt the breeze of the mountains about me, and heard the rushing of the storm wind and the trampling of the thunder.”
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The sport of racing on foot
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The act of hurrying, especially in a careless manner
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The act or condition of increasing in speed or rate
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Verb
Present participle for to move or proceed very quickly
“Simone would quickly rush back into the house after realizing that she had left the door to the refrigerator open.”
Verb
Present participle for to act or move something with great urgency or haste
“Might the Minister want to rush the Bill through because he does not want the failure of Government policies to be exposed by detailed consideration?”
Verb
Present participle for to take violent or aggressive action against
“According to one call, they voted on whether to rush the terrorists in an attempt to retake the plane.”
Verb
Present participle for to gush out in a sudden and forceful stream
“Cooler air would rush in through the open windows of the living quarters on the first floor.”
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