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rush1 US English

Move with urgent haste

rush2 US English

A marsh or waterside plant with slender stemlike pith-filled leaves, widely distributed in temperate areas. Some kinds are used for matting, chair seats, and baskets, and some were formerly used for strewing on floors

rush US Thesaurus

she rushed home

bum-rush US English

Suddenly force or barge one’s way into

gold rush US English

A rapid movement of people to a newly discovered goldfield. The first major gold rush, to California in 1848–49, was followed by others in the US, Australia (1851–53), South Africa (1884), and Canada (Klondike, 1897–98)

rush hour US English

A time during each day when traffic is at its heaviest

scouring rush US English

A horsetail with a very rough, ridged stem, formerly used for scouring and polishing

flowering rush US English

A tall rushlike plant with long narrow leaves and pinkish flowers, living in shallow slow-moving water. Native to Eurasia, it has become established in North America

kick-and-rush US English

Denoting soccer played vigorously but with little skill

storekeeper's rush US English

A gold rush started by a false rumour

rush something out in rush1 US English

Produce and distribute something, or put something up for sale, very quickly

give someone the bum's rush US English

Forcibly eject someone (or be forcibly ejected) from a place or gathering

inrush US English

The sudden arrival or entry of something

bulrush US English

another term for cattail.

fools rush in where angels fear to tread US English

People without good sense or judgment will have no hesitation in tackling a situation that even the wisest would avoid

give someone the bum's rush in bum1 US English

Forcibly eject someone (or be forcibly ejected) from a place or gathering

flowering rush in rush2 US English

Used in names of plants of wet habitats that are similar to rushes, e.g., flowering rush

fools rush in where angels fear to tread in fool1 US English

People without good sense or judgment will have no hesitation in tackling a situation that even the wisest would avoid

give someone or get the bum's rush in bum1 US English

Forcibly eject someone (or be forcibly ejected) from a place or gathering