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rush

Pronunciation: /rʌʃ/

Translation of rush in Arabic:

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • 1 (to transport urgently) أَرْسَلَ \ ‫نَقَلَ على عَجَلٍ [supplies] [equipment] [troops] to rush aid workers/supplies to the area ‫نَقَلَ مُوَظَّفي الإغاثةِ \ المُؤَنَ على عَجَلٍ إلى المِنْطَقةِ‬ the patient was rushed to hospital نُقِلَ المَريضُ بِسُرْعةٍ إلى المُسْتَشْفى I'll rush the documents to you سَأُرْسِلُ الوَثائِقَ لَكَ بِسُرْعةٍ
  • 2 (to do hastily) ‫فَعَلَ على عَجَلٍ‬ \ بِاسْتِعْجالٍ [a repair] [an essay] don't try to rush things لا تَتَعَجَّلْ في عَمَلِكَ
  • 5 (American English/الإنكليزية الأمريكية) [student] حاوَلَ الالْتِحاقَ ب [a sorority] [fraternity]

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 2 (to move hastily) انْدَفَعَ (VII) to rush for the exits انْدَفَعَ نحو أَماكِنِ الخُروجِ to rush down the stairs/out of the room نَزَلَ الدَرَجَ \ خَرَجَ من الغُرْفةِ على عَجَلٍ he rushed past مَرَّ على عَجَلٍ to rush off رَحَلَ \ غادَرَ على عَجَلٍ to rush up to sb/sth هَرَعَ \ أَسْرَعَ إلى شَخْصٍ \ شَيْءٍ water rushed in through the door انْدَفَعَ الماءُ إلى الداخِلِ من خِلالِ البابِ

noun/اسم

  • 2 (by a crowd) انْدِفاع (plural: انْدِفاعات), تَزاحُم; (of air, water) تَدَفُّق (plural: تَدَفُّقات); (of complaints, e-mails, adrenaline) زِيادة; (of anger) اشْتِداد everybody made a rush for the exit انْدَفَعَ الجَميعُ نحو مَكانِ الخُروجِ she was hurt in the rush جُرِحَتْ أثناء انْدِفاعِ الجَماهيرِ \ الزَبائِنِ
  • 3 (of activity, traffic) ساعة ذُرْوةٍ; (in trading) فَتْرة زِحامٍ the morning/evening rush ساعة الذُرْوةِ الصَباحيّة \ المَسائيّة the summer/Christmas rush زِحام الصَيْفِ \ عيدِ الميلادِ order now and beat the rush! اُطْلُب الآنَ وَتَفادَ الزِحامَ!

plural noun/جمع (rushes)

  • النُسْخة المُتَعَجَّلة

Phrasal verbs

rush into

rush into [sth] تَعَجَّلَ في [شَيْءٍ] [an agreement] [a purchase] [sale] to rush into marriage تَعَجَّلَ في الزَواجِ
rush [sb] into sth تَعَجَّلَ \ اسْتَعْجَلَ [شَخْصاً] في شَيْءٍ don't be rushed into signing anything لا تَدَعْ أَحَداً يَتَعَجَّلُكَ في التَوْقيعِ على أَيِّ شَيْءٍ

rush out

rush out [sth]rush [sth] out أَصْدَرَ [شَيْئاً] على عَجَلٍ [a pamphlet]; صَمَّمَ [شَيْئاً] على عَجَلٍ [new model] 1.1 أَصْدَرَ [شَيْئاً] على عَجَلٍ [a version] [fix]

rush through

rush through [sth] (to read, finish quickly) تَناَوَلَ [شَيْئاً] بِاسْتِعْجالٍ [a task] [an article] [the agenda]
rush [sth] throughrush through [sth] (to approve quickly) مَرَّرَ [شَيْئاً] على عَجَلٍ [the legislation] [a bill] [an amendment] 1.1 (to process quickly) نَظَرَ في [شَيْءٍ] على عَجَلٍ [an order] [application]

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